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Inscription: Futuh al-Haramayn manuscript describing and showing the holy sites Mecca and Medina.
On one page there is a date which is outside of the text border in Persian:
تحریر یافت بتاریخ محمرم الحرام سنة 1089 روز چهارشنبه
Written at the date [of the month] Muharram al-Haram of the year 1089/ March 1678 at the day Wednesday.
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