Mirror work of Imam Reza (AS) shrine

Mirror work in the holy shrine of Imam Reza (as) has a large part of the decorations and facades of the porches. The result of the art of mirror work is the creation of a bright and glittering atmosphere that arises from the successive reflection of light in countless pieces of mirrors. The shrine of Imam Reza (as) has been used in various ways of mirror work. The bedding on the mirror that accompanies the painting is called the image mirror; The use of plaster and mirrors in the decoration of the porches of Dar al-Rahma and Dar al-Hedayeh can be seen by using the knot design. Mirror work is one of the Iranian arts and architectural decorations that dates back to the Safavid period. Meanwhile, due to the presence of the shrine of Imam Reza (AS), the city of Mashhad becomes one of the centers for the growth and flourishing of the art of mirror work in Iran. In the shrine of Imam Reza (AS), several places are decorated with mirrors.Source