Doors: In Sepia

Doors, in Islamic architecture, mark an important transition from community to private space. Their decoration, in the past, was often the only form of artistic expression the inhabitants projected to the outside world, while, at the same time, giving an indication of their wealth and status within the community.

I love how doors provide glimpses of spaces that seem frozen in time.

Interesting doors abound at the Fujairah Fort Complex:

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