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    Qalawun’s Complex: Hospital, School and Children Sabil
    June 29, 2017
    Buildings, Later Waqf
    One of the greatest waqf buildings in Mamluk Cairo, was Qalawun’s Complex of Al-Nasir...
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    Quran Waqf
    June 29, 2017
    Islamic and Pre-Islamic Waqfs, Quraan
    A royal waqf on Mushaf (Quran) of two volumes by Mamluk Sultan Shaban to...
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    Dishes and Plates Waqf in Damascus
    June 29, 2017
    Dishes, Later Waqf
    This type of waqf is proving a public service for the community, by lending...
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    Waqf for War Prisoners Ransom
    June 29, 2017
    Buildings, Later Waqf
    This waqf known by the Date House is for one service: paying ransoms of...
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    Hostel for Poor Christians
    June 29, 2017
    Buildings, Later Waqf
    The document shows a court judgment against a Muslim who said that the land...
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    Two Waqf Documents from Faraskur, Egypt
    June 29, 2017
    Land, Later Waqf
    Two documents copies of a waqf of two farms in Faraskur, Egypt. The waqf...
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    The Rosetta Stone
    December 4, 2016
    Islamic and Pre-Islamic Waqfs
    The Rosetta Stone, written in three languages, helped unlock hieroglyphs of Ancient Egypt and...
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    A royal offering to Re-Khnum
    December 4, 2016
    Islamic and Pre-Islamic Waqfs
    “A royal offering to Re-Khnum, lord of the cataract region, preeminent in Nubia: ‘In...
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    Omar Waqf
    October 12, 2016
    Islamic and Pre-Islamic Waqfs
    Origin: Al-Madīnah               Source: جامع الأصول لابن الأثير 6/478-480   To...
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    Christian Waqf from Monastery in Fayyum
    June 29, 2017
    Buildings, Later Waqf, Women
    A Christian waqf document showing a waqf of a woman donated a property in...
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    Waqf for War Prisoners Ransom
    June 29, 2017
    Buildings, Later Waqf
    This waqf known by the Date House is for one service: paying ransoms of...
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    Qalawun’s Complex: Hospital, School and Children Sabil
    June 29, 2017
    Buildings, Later Waqf
    One of the greatest waqf buildings in Mamluk Cairo, was Qalawun’s Complex of Al-Nasir...