Leaf-shaped Talismanic Pendant

Location: Iran

Materials: nephrite jade, wheel cut

Dimensions: 6.5 x 6.8cm

Accession Number: TLS 68

Other Notes:

One side of the pendant bears a central benedictory inscription in thulth script. Above and below it, in square Kufic, are the repetition of the names ‘Ali (in positive) and Muhammad (in negative).


inscribed in thulth and square Kufic scripts