Al-Jazuli, Dala'il al-Khayrat wa shawariq al-anwar, prayers, copied by Mustafa al-Helimi, a pupil of Mustafa al-Kutahi, with three illuminated illustrations of the holy cities of Mecca and Medina, and the tombs of the Prophet and of the Caliphs Abu Bakr and 'Umar Ottoman Turkey, probably Constantinople, dated AH 1204/AD 1789-90
A calligraphic composition in the form of a camel being led by a veiled Prophet, and carrying a corpse wrapped in a shroud and the double-edged sword of Zulfiqar, signed by al-Sayyid Mustafa Edinarvi Ottoman Turkey, dated AH 1215/AD 1800-1801next page
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