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House Matvafo Karvanboshi.

 Architectural monuments of Khiva.

“The talent of the historian is to create a true whole of parts that are only half true”

Joseph Ernest Renan.

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Matvafo Karvanboshi (Bakkalov) had two houses - years and winter, concerns to Dishan-kala, have been constructed in 1910. During board Isfandiyar-khan, Matvafo Karvanboshi was minister of trade.
The winter house is located in the street name Kalanarova, to the north madrasah Bikazhan Bika. Matvafo Karvanboshi spent winter time in this two-storeyed house. In the summer he lived in the house which is located in the street N. Kurbo.
In 1920 - 1924 in holiday apartment Matvafo Karvanboshi the Embassy of RSFSR in Khoresm was placed. In other part of a holiday apartment in 1922 the pedagogical university first in Khiva for women has opened.
Now the house is borrowed with Youth association "Kamolot".

«Khiva city and legends» the tourist guidebook across Khiva.