Dhandimagu Miskiyy (GNI-DDM-5 ), Maldives

General Attributes
Project NameDhandimagu Miskiyy (GNI-DDM-5 )
Spatial DataDownload (Links to all available data types will be emailed)
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Data Types

Data Type Size Device Name Device Type
Photogrammetry - Aerial0.3 GBDJI Phantom 4 Pro Drone
LiDAR - Terrestrial5.4 GBFaro Focus S350 Phase Based Laser Scanner
Site DescriptionDhandimagu Miskiyy is believed to be the central early mosque of the island. I was originally floored with white sand, direclty on top of which woven palm mats were placed at prayer times. The stone flooring was added later as part of the extensive renovations and reconstrcutions of the building over the centuries.
Project DescriptionMaldives Heritage Survey works to systematically inventory and digitally document the endangered cultural heritage of the Maldives. The materials documented through this work are critically endangered, facing both natural and human threats that jeopardize the survival and accessibility of historical information for this vital node in pre-modern global economic and religious networks at the cross-roads of an interconnected Indian Ocean world. The data made available here was collected by our Field Team using a FARO Focus S350 Lidar scanner and Drone DJI Phantom 4 Pr for photogrammetry).
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Collection Date2018-11-04 to 2018-11-05
Publication Date2020-02-24
License TypeCC BY-NC-ND
ContributorsMaldives Heritage Survey
CollectorsMaldives Heritage Survey
FundersArcadia Fund
PartnersOxford Centre for Islamic Studies , SaieLab - Washington University in St. Louis , Earth Observatory of Singapore
Site AuthorityMaldives National Center for Cultural Heritage,Ministry of Arts, Culture and Heritage
Maldives Heritage Survey 2020: Dhandimagu Miskiyy (GNI-DDM-5 ) - Photogrammetry - Aerial , LiDAR - Terrestrial . Collected by Maldives Heritage Survey . Distributed by Open Heritage 3D. https://doi.org/10.26301/q70e-6p13

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