|Current Location:||Collections storage|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Talcott Williams, 1898|
Thin board. Hole bored near top, center, through which string is drawn to hang it up. Abrahamic prayer written in Arabic. Used in Koranic schools to practice writing; also, Koranic verses are written on them, then washed off, the ink solution then being drunk as a charm to ward off evil and sickness.
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