ICONX - Taj Mahal
Located in Agra, Utar Pradesh, India, the Taj Mahal was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal. A white marble mausoleum, it is widely recognized as the "jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world's heritage." Construction began around 1632 and was completed around 1653, and in 1983, the Taj Mahal became recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is also regarded as the finest example of Mughal architecture, a style that combines elements from Islamic, Persian, Ottoman Turkish and Indian architectural styles. Its white, domed marble mausoleum is easily recognizable by most people. ICONX metal models are small-scale replicas of the real thing. Each models pieces are supplied on sheets of laser cut steel, and have no need for gluing at all. ICONX models are bigger than Metal Earth series, allowing them to feature more intricate details on each piece.
- Laser-cut steel
- No glue required
- Bigger than the Metal Earth series
- 3D model kit