SACRED OBJECTS, CONVENTS
These are belongings of Prophet Muhammed, his friends and other prophets. After
Sultan Selim I conquered Egypt in 1517, these were brought to Istanbul, and
some others were collected from other Islamic countries. They are preserved,
and exhibited in the Topkapı Palace in a special section.
|Footprint of Prophet Mohammed|
|A letter of call to Islam
inscripted on leather belonging to Prophet Mohammed. 19 x 16 cm.|
|The Quoran attributed to Hz.
|Hilts of swords belonging
to Prophet Mohammed.|