Muslims, Christians, & Jews

A 10th- or 11th-century Pendant

This star of David pendant was found in a coin hoard in Spain, made between 929 and 1010.

A 10th-century Description

This snippet was written by Ibn ‘Abd Rabbihi, a poet who worked at the Umayyad court. He describes the involvement of the Jewish scribe Hasdai b. Shaprut in the court of ‘Abd al-Rahman III (here: al-Nasir l-din Allah).

Source, pp. 71-2.