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Islamic Period Inscriptions

Naskh (7)

(7) نسخ

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Foundation stone of a fort
Marble
Inscribed surface: 70cm x 45cm
1266 (A.H.) [=1849 A.D.]
NMSA Object #896a/b

Translation
This building was renovated,
[both] its fort and its water tank,
during the reign of our master al- Sultan
Abdulmajeed.
God gave him victory,
support and days of happiness.

Afandy Al-Haj Uthman Pasha and His execellency
Sarlwa bayn Darkah Afandy
As-Sayed Ahmad Agha al-Yousef
Kilar Amini al-Mufakham [honored] in the month of Muharram 1266 AH [=1849 AD]

 

نقش نسخ كتب بخط بارز مكتمل يتكون من تسعة اسطر

النص
تجدد عمارة هذا
القلعه وعز ير كتا
في عصر مولانا السلطان
عبد المجيد نصره الرب
المعين وأيام سعاده افند
الحاج عثمان باشا وسعاده
لوابين ركاة عالي
السيد احمد آغا اليوسف
كيلا وآمين المفخم في محرم سنه 1266هـ

 
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