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MS Browne 1434 p.59 | St John's College, Cambridge

Charlemagne receiving samples of fabrics and embroidery from the ambassadors of…

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Bronze Chess Piece of the Caliph Harun al-Rashid – Central Asia, 780 AD to 850 AD

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Four part set Islamic style geometric star and cross tiles in dark blue and white color - Harun al-Rashid/3

Four part set Islamic style geometric star and cross tiles

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The Abbasid caliph Harun al-Rashid mingling with his people incognito

Harun Al-Rashid led in the Golden Age of Islamic civilization when doors were opened from East to West! More here:

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Charlemagne's Sword. Charlemagne 2 April 742/747/748 – 28 January 814), also known as Charles the Great or Charles I, was the King of the Franks from 768, the King of Italy from 774, and from 800 the first emperor in western Europe since the collapse of the Western Roman Empire three centuries earlier. The expanded Frankish state he founded is called the Carolingian Empire.

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Harun al-Rashid and the barber. Ascribed in notes to Bihzad and to Mirak (BL Or.6810, f. 27v)

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