Photograph, from the south-east, of the ruined
Fath Masjid at Ahmadabad in Gujarat, taken by Henry Cousens in c.
1890, from Archaeological Survey of India Collections. The Fath
Masjid was built in the late 15th century, probably by Darya Khan.
It has five domes; the area covered by the central dome is
separated from the other domes by a double aisle on each side. The
pillars have shafts that are s…