Spain was now formed into a province of the almohade empire, the capital of which was in Africa.
Seville and Crdova each had a different governor; the almohade unity was ruptured, and the empire was crumbling.
The ajimez windows, the cusped arches, and the decorations of this doorway are fine examples of almohade art.
The authority of the almohade khalifas was nominally recognized in the city sixteen years longer.
The portal is very fine, but the Moorish features are the work of Mudejar and not almohade artisans.
Mosaic tile-work, such as appears in Seville at the time of the almohade invasion.