The Selimiye Mosque, An Ottoman Mosque in The city of Edirne, Turkey
» The Selimiye Mosque, An Ottoman Mosque in The city of Edirne, Turkey
The Selimiye Mosque is an Ottoman
mosque in the city of Edirne, Turkey. The mosque was commissioned by Sultan
Selim II and was built by architect Mimar Sinan between 1569 and 1575. It
was considered by Sinan to be his masterpiece and is one of the highest
achievements of Islamic architecture.