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From left to right:
Abū Bakr al-Ṣiddīq (d. 634), ‘Umar ibn al-Khaṭṭāb (d. 644), ‘Alī ibn Abī Ṭālib (d. 661) and ‘Uthmān ibn ‘Affān (d. 656)
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