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Eastern Art Online, Yousef Jameel Centre for Islamic and Asian Art

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Oval signet with inscription in cursive script

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    • currently in research collection

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  • Islamic Seals and Talismans by Ludvik Kalus

    Catalogue of Islamic Seals and Talismans

    Brass; signet with a small fixed handle of decorative shape; base oval and plain. One line of cursive script; a date beneath.

    Muḥammad محمد

    1331/1912-13 ١٣٣١

    According to the label attached to it, this is a signet of a Turkish Coast-guard from Mangli dublik near Bodrum, purchased in June 1916.

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