Name of Allah in Arabic Calligraphy

Illustration

Syed Muhammad Khan
by Adam Kliczek
published on 19 November 2019
Name of Allah in Arabic Calligraphy

A medallion with the phrase "Allah Jalla Jalaluhu" ("May His glory be glorified"), in Arabic calligraphy.

The medallion was installed in the Hagia Sophia between 1847 and 1849 CE when the building was restored by Ottoman sultan Abdulmejid I (r. 1839 - 1861 CE).

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