Notes on the Geography of Uzbekistan: Khiva: Photo 7
It's the Islam Khoja or Islam Khwaja minaret and madrasah, named for a vizier assassinated in 1913. Although it may look ancient, it was built in 1908 by an architect named Hudaibergen-Khoja.
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