The Psalter of the orthodox Church

Historical period(s)
14th century
Medium
Ink on parchment
Dimensions
H x W x D: 12.5 x 9.4 x 6.8 cm (4 15/16 x 3 11/16 x 2 11/16 in)
Geography
Armenia
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1937.13
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Manuscript
Type

Manuscript

Keywords
Armenia, Christianity, illumination, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Sirarpie Der Nersessian. Armenian Manuscripts in the Freer Gallery of Art. Oriental Studies Series, no. 6 Washington, 1963. pp. 73-80, pls. 80-81.
  • Gabriel Millet, Sirarpie Der Nersessian. Le Psautier Armenien Illustre
    . vol. 9, no. 1 Paris. pp. 137-181.
  • Avedis Krikor Sajian. Catalogue of Medieval Armenian Manuscripts in the United States. University of California Publications, Near Eastern Studies; vol. 16 Berkeley. pp. 739-744.
Collection Area(s)
Biblical Manuscripts
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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