Lens cloth: collection of traditions


The image is an illustration taken from Chester Beatty’s Islamic collection, Collection of Traditions, which is a collection of Hadith, the sayings of the Prophet Muhammad, dated AD 1435 (AH839).

This spectacle cloth may be used on any glass surface such as computer or mobile screens, mirrors and other similar articles.

This lens cloth measures 17.6 x 14.6 cm.



  • Dimensions: 17.6 x 14.6 cm
  • Weight: 21g
  • Image details:  Collection of Traditions (Jami`al-Usul) of Ibn al-Athir, AD 1435 (AH839), CBL Ar 5282, f.2a
  • Material: Lens cloth with cellophane wrapping