Jeddah is a pretty dusty place, due to not much vegetation, construction, and sandstorms. The Mameluke Lanterns sculpture is still recognizable despite bad visibility during a sandstorm, although the beautiful stained glass detailing is not evident.
Here are some other previous posts I have made of the lanterns:
Mameluke Mosque Lanterns at Night
Mameluke Lanterns Jeddah
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