Adrienne Minassian, New York, to 1968 
From 1968 to 1997
Ralph and Catherine Benkaim, Beverly Hills, CA, purchased from Adrienne Minassian in 1968 
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, given by Ralph and Catherine Benkaim in 1997
 According to Provenance Remark 1 in the object record.
 See note 1.
- Previous Owner(s)
Ralph and Catherine Benkaim
Adrienne Minassian 1913 - 1994
Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur'an; right-hand half recto: Sura al-A'raf (the Heights) 7: part of verse 32 and verse 33, recto begins with "-niya khalisatun"; verso: sura 7:33 and part of 34, verso begins with "l-baghi"; left-hand half recto: part of verse 7 followed by verse 8 and 9, recto begins with "gha'ibin"; verso: sura: 7:9, 10 and part of 11, verso begins with "kanu"; Arabic in black "eastern kufic (New Style)" script; vowels in red, diacritics in black; one column; six lines of text.
- Published References
- Thomas Lawton Thomas W. Lentz. Beyond the Legacy: Anniversary Acquisitions for the Freer Gallery of Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. vol. 1 Washington, 1998. pp. 144-147.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum