Calligraphic Names of Rashidun Caliphs in Hagia Sophia

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Syed Muhammad Khan
by Belt93
published on 30 November 2019
Calligraphic Names of Rashidun Caliphs in Hagia Sophia

Four medals showing beautifully designed names of the first four Rashidun Caliphs Abu Bakr (r. 632 - 634 CE), Umar (634 - 644 CE), Uthman (644 - 656 CE) and Ali (656 - 661 CE). In the Dome of the New Mosque, in the Hagia Sophia, Istanbul. The New Mosque was constructed between 1660 and 1665 CE, during the Ottoman Period.

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Belt93, . (2019, November 30). Calligraphic Names of Rashidun Caliphs in Hagia Sophia. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/11546/

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