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Ibn al-Bawwab Link back to Creator infobox template wikidata:Q3133618
Alternative names Abu al-Hasan Aala ad-Din Ali b. Hilal

Iraqi calligrapher

only extant work: a Koran kept in the Chester Beatty Library
Date of birth/death from 1022 until 1032
Location of birth/death Baghdad
Work location Iraq
Authority control


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David Storm Rice () The Unique Ibn al-Bawwāb Manuscript in the Chester Beatty Library, Emery Walker

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