Najaf -Ayat Allah al-Hakim Library (Maktabat Ayat Allah al-Hakim al-`Ammah)
Manuscript page with multiple stamps -- Top: library stamps of the Ayat Allah al-Hakim Library in Najaf (two stamps, one with and one without lines in the center). Center (just below the two library stamps): stamp inscribed: "from among the books of Muhammad al-Samawi [year] 1354 (1935)." Bottom: Stamp marking the book as a waqf (deeded as a pious endowment) to the Ayat Allah al-Hakim Library in Najaf. At left: part of a traditional owner's seal



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