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Palestine Old Color Postcard Jerusalem Porte de Damas Damascus Gate Street Scene
Vintage Old Colour Postcard. Middle East. Holy Land. Israel Palestine. Jerusalem. Damaskus Toi. Porte de Damas. Damascus Gate. Wall. Street scene. Donkey Donkeys. Animals. Ethnic Life. / The Damascus Gate, Jerusalem. The most important of the Gates of the City of Jerusalem. Picturesque groups animate the scene once every week when the market takes place. The Damascus Gate (also known as Shechem Gate, Nablus Gate or Bab-al-Amud, meaning Gate of the Column) is an important gate in the Old City of Jerusalem. The modern gate was built in 1542 by the Ottoman ruler Suleiman the Magnificent.