An Inscription Affirming Islamic Monotheism, 79 AH / 698-699 CE

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Figure (a) photograph of original inscription, and (b) its transcription.


79 AH / 698-699 CE.

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The translation of the inscription is given below:

  1. O God, forgive Ḥārith
  2. ibn al-Muṭallib as he testifies that
  3. verily there is no
  4. deity except God alone
  5. without any partner.
  6. And he wrote in the
  7. year nine and sevent
  8. y.




Saudi Arabia.

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