The founder of Marrakesh

Forever Black Effusion

Abu Bakr ibn Umar ibn Ibrahim ibn Turgut
A chieftain of the Lamtuna Berbers of the western Sahara, and commander of the Almoravids from 1056 until his death. The Founder of Marrakesh.
One of the few illustrations that these people did not bleach out.
Depiction of Almoravid general Abu Bakr, riding a camel with a whip of knotted cords.
Chart of the North-East Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea, Black Sea, Red Sea, part of the Caspian Sea, the Persian Gulf and the Baltic Sea] / Mecia of Viladestes me fecit in anno MCCCCXIII. Year: 1413


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