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Photos courtesy of Gilai Collectibles

Jerusalem.  Top picture was taken in 1870, and the one below it was taken in 1890. Jews praying at the Wailing Wall (women wearing Hijab and Jilbab). 

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Below is the Dome of the Rock in 1870.  The Dome of the Rock was not always golden as it is today. In 1965, as part of a restoration, the dome was covered with a durable aluminum and bronze alloy made in Italy, that replaced the lead exterior. And then in 1993, the late King Hussein of Jordan, sold one of his houses in London and gold-plated it with 80 kilos of gold.
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