|This presentation is adapted from:
Welch, A. (1979). Calligraphy in the Arts of the Muslim World.
Austin: The Asian Society, Inc.
The coins are from the holdings of the
American Numismatic Society (ANS), New York, and may be reproduced
only with the permission of the ANS. For more information about the ANS,
please visit their Web site.
We would like to express our thanks and appreciation to Dr. Michael L.
Bates, Curator of Islamic Coins,
American Numismatic Society, and Ms. Roxani Margariti, ANS Hamad Fellow,
for their assistance with the comments on each coins.