An illustration in the 1305-14
Jami‛ al-Tawarikh
by Rashid al-Din.

Universal History

or Compendium of Chronicles

Ğāmi‛ al-tavārīḫ. Rašīd al-Dīn Fazl-ullāh Hamadānī

Mahmud of Ghazni receiving a richly decorated robe of honour from the Caliph al-Qadir



Mahmud of Ghazni receiving a richly decorated robe of honour from the caliph al-Qadir in 1000.

Il-Khanid: Tabriz
Edinburgh University Library, MS. Or. 20


Referenced as Figure 2. in Sultans with Horns: The Political Significance of Headgear in the Mamluk Empire by Albrecht Fuess
Maḥmūd of Ghaznah donning a khilʿah sent by the caliph al-Qāhir in A.D. 1000.

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