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Medium:
Ink, color and gold on parchment
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 23.9 x 33.6 cm (9 7/16 x 13 1/4 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
North Africa or Near East
Date:
8th-9th century
Period:
Abbasid period
Previous custodian or owner:
Elizabeth T. Riefstahl
Provenance:
To 1930
Elizabeth T. Riefstahl, to 1930 [1]
From 1930
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Elizabeth T. Riefstahl in 1930 [2]
Notes:
[1] Object file, undated folder sheet note.
[2] See note 1. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.
Topic:
Islam  Search this
Abbasid period (750 - 1258)  Search this
Qur'an  Search this
kufic script  Search this
Near East  Search this
North Africa  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1930.60
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1930.60