Tombs of the Prophet Muḥammad and the Caliphs Abū Bakr and ‘Umar.

Material Information

Tombs of the Prophet Muḥammad and the Caliphs Abū Bakr and ‘Umar.
Series Title:
Objects of instruction : treasures of SOAS
Muhammad ibn Sulayman al-Jazuli (d 1465); mystic
الجزولي، محمد بن سليمان، 807-870 هـ ( contributor )
Jazūlī, Muḥammad ibn Sulaymān, ?-1465 ( contributor )
Donated by E.J. Parsal, Esq. 1921
Place of Publication:
[Saudi Arabia]
Publication Date:
Watercolour, gold and ink on paper ( medium )
H18.5 x W12.7cm in


Subjects / Keywords:
Green Dome
القبة الخضراء
Al-Masjid an-Nabawī
Mosque of the Prophet (Medina, Saudi Arabia)
المسجد النبوي‎
Masjid al-Nabawī al-Sharīf ( lcsh )
مسجد النبوي الشريف
آسيا -- المملكة العربية السعودية -- المدينة المنورة -- المدينة المنورة -- المسجد النبوي
Spatial Coverage:
Asia -- Saudi Arabia -- Al Madinah -- Al-Masjid al-Nabawi -- Medina
24.467561 x 39.611439
32 x -6


Dated 1047 AH (1637-38CE), this Arabic manuscript is a copy of the Dala il al-Khayrat, a book of prayers for the Prophet Muhammad composed by the revered Moroccan mystic Muhammad al-Jazuli (d.1465). The text is written in inks of various colours in the distinctive maghribi script. ( en )
General Note:
VIAF (name authority) : Jazūlī, Muḥammad ibn Sulaymān, ?-1465 : 60346321
General Note:
The 'Objects of instruction : the treasures of SOAS' exhibition was funded through a generous gift from the Foyle Foundation and with the support of the Arts & Humanities Research Council.
General Note:
Source: A. Contadini (ed.), Objects of Instruction : Treasures of the School of Oriental and African Studies. London : SOAS, University of London, 2007, p.94, no.72.
General Note:
From: Muḥammad ibn Sulaymān al-Jazūlī. Dalā'il al-Khayrāt (Proofs of Good Deeds)
General Note:
From the Maghrib, dated 1047 AH (1637-38 CE)
General Note:
Folio 13r from MS 13251

Record Information

Source Institution:
SOAS, University of London
Holding Location:
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Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
MS 13251 ( soas manuscript number )
311a0706-4fac-41d7-8bfa-6f284427e081 ( calm recordid )