Jacob (Yaqub)

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Mentioned in Bible as Jacob

circa 1550 BCE

Yusuf As with his father Yaqub As and brothers in Egypt from Zubdat-al Tawarikh in the Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts in Istanbul, dedicated to Sultan Murad III in 1583.

Upper Image: Middle right, Joseph (Yousaf As), middle left, Jacob (Yaqub As), eleven individuals in two rows in foreground are 11 brothers of Yousaf As (Joseph).

Lower Image: Brothers of Joseph.

circa 1550 BCE

Brothers of Hazrat Yusuf As on the road to Egypt from Canaan, illustration

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