Mr. Cledgeman 
Mrs. Susanne K. Bennet, Washington, DC, to 1999
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Mrs. Susanne K. Bennet in 1999
 This object was formerly owned by Mr. Cledgeman, the donor's father (according to Curatorial Note 2, Massumeh Farhad, October 3, 1999, in the object record).
- Previous Owner(s)
Mrs. Susanne K. Bennet born 1938
Manuscript; Qur'an; Arabic in black naskh script, headings in white kufic script, illuminated chapter headings in muhaqqaq script; vocalized in black and red; 226 folios with one illuminated frontispiece (fol. 1 verso-2 recto), 2 illuminated double-page composition (fols. 2 verso, 3 recto- fols. 221 verso, 222 recto), a double-page finispiece (fols. 222 verso, 223 recto), a colophon (fol. 223 verso), gold rosette verse markers, marginal medallions, marginal roundels; standard page: one column, 13 lines of text.
Binding: The manuscript with an envelope flap is bound in red leather over paper pasteboards with blind tooling.
Colophon: folio 223 verso
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum