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Chihil Sutūn (Iṣfahān, Iran)

LC control 98029759
Corporate name headingChihil Sutūn (Iṣfahān, Iran)
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Variant(s)Cehil Sutun (Iṣfahān, Iran)
Theatrum Quadraginta Columnarum (Iṣfahān, Iran)
Chehel Sutūn (Iṣfahān, Iran)
Forty Pillars (Iṣfahān, Iran)
Found inCehil Sutun, seu, Explicatio utriusque celeberrimi, ac pretiosissimi theatri quadraginta columnarum in Perside Orientis, 1678: t.p. (title also in Ottoman Turkish characters as Chihīl Sūtun (recte: Chihil Sutūn))
Internet, URL:, Aug. 7, 1998 (Chehel Sutun palace at Isfahan, built in 16th century during the reign of the Safavids)
Internet, URL:, Aug. 7, 1998 (Welcome to: Isfahan ... The Ali-Kapu gate leads to the former royal gardens, in which is found the throne room, Chihil Sutun, or Forty Pillars)