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C952 map of ash-Sham by Ibrahim ibn Muhammad Istakhri

C952 map of ash-Sham by Ibrahim ibn Muhammad Istakhri

"THE LAND OF ISRAEL IN IBRAHIM IBN MUHAMMAD ISTAKHRI'S MAP OF SYRIA (ca. 952). The 10th and 11th centuries were the era of the 'Atlas of Islam' - collections of maps which usually included representa... More

Palestine in the 952 CE map of ash-Sham by Ibrahim ibn Muhammad Istakhri (cropped)

Palestine in the 952 CE map of ash-Sham by Ibrahim ibn Muhammad Istakh...

The map is shown south-to-north. Jerusalem is represented by the double circle and is named Bayt al-Maqdas."

C952 map of ash-Sham by Ibrahim ibn Muhammad Istakhri (rotated 180°)

C952 map of ash-Sham by Ibrahim ibn Muhammad Istakhri (rotated 180°)

Map of ash-Sham (Syria), by Istakhri. The 10th and 11th centuries were the era of the 'Atlas of Islam' - collections of maps which usually included representations of 17 Islamic countries. The sea to the left ... More

Stylized Persian Gulf - Public domain map

Stylized Persian Gulf - Public domain map

Map of the Persian Gulf from a 8-9th century AH (14-15th century AD) Persian translation by al-Istakhri at the Central Library, Tehran University.