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Kufi (12-22)

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Kufi (simple) inscription (12)
Tombstone of Umm Adulrahman bint Mohammed bin Mo'imin bin Jemil.
Basalt
80cm x 47cm x 16cm
Fourth century A.H. = ca.1000 A.D.
NMSA: 734
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Kufi (simple) inscription (13)
Tombstone of Ibrahim bin Bisher bin Mohammed.
Basalt
74cm x 40cm x 19cm
Fourth century A.H. = ca. 1000 A.D.
NMSA: 673
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Kufi (simple) inscription (14)
Tombstone of Hanzalh bin Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Hanzalh.
Basalt
73cm x 52cm x 17cm
Fourth century A.H. = ca. 1000 A.D.
NMSA: 649
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Kufi-style inscription (15)
Tombstone of Abdurahman bin Mohammad bin Abdurahman bin al Mougirh
Basalt
68cm x 32cm x 16cm
Fourth century A.H. = ca. 1000 A.D.
NMSA: 591
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Kufi (simple) inscription (16)
Tombstone of Ahmed bin Mohammed bin A'amar bin Helal bin Abi bin Yaser.
Basalt
90cm x 45cm x 20cm
Fourth century A.H. = ca. 1000 A.D.
NMSA: 644
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Kufi inscription (17)
Tombstone of Om Abdul Aziz Mariam bint A'asim bin Muadh.
Basalt
70cm x 33cm x 14cm
Fourth century A.H. = ca. 1000 A.D.
NMSA: 590
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Kufi inscription (18)
Tombstone of Ibrahim bin Oman bin Khalid Al A'laf.
Basalt
64cm x 47cm x 25cm
Fourth century A.H. = ca. 1000 A.D.
NMSA: 694
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Kufi (simple) inscription (19)
Tombstone of Sulliman bin Oth'man bin Said bin Abdullah.
Basalt
78cm x 45cm x 12cm
Fifth century A.H. = ca. 1100 A.D.
NMSA: 614
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Kufi (simple) inscription (20)
Tombstone of Abdula bin Mohammed bin Abdullah bin Hassen al Hashimi.
Basalt
58cm x 39cm x 20cm
Fifth century A.H. = ca. 1100 A.D.
NMSA: 669
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Kufi (simple) inscription (21)
Tombstone of Mohammed bin Qasem bin Hamzah al Ziri.
Basalt
67cm x 40cm x 19cm
Fifth century A.H. = ca. 1100 A.D.
NMSA: 661
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Kufi inscription (22)
Tobstone of A'idah bint Jelad bin Yazid.
69cm x 50cm x 20cm
Third century A.H. = ca. 900 A.D.
NMSA: 697

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