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Astrolabe for Shah Abbas II

The Safavid ruler Abbas II is described on the throne of the astrolable as "The supreme prince, the sultan, the most just, the most great, lord of the centres of command, remover of the causes of tyranny and rebellion, king of the kings of the age."

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Inventory No. 45747, "Astrolabe, by Muhammad Muqim al-Yazdi, Persian, 1647/8" [1924-0/part], Muhammad Muqim al-Yazdi