Royal Asiatic Society

Donors & Grants

We are grateful to the following bodies and individuals for their support:

National Heritage Memorial Fund

Arts Council England/Victoria and Albert Museum Purchase Grants Fund

Friends of the National Libraries

National Manuscripts Conservation Trust

Sino-British Fellowship Trust

The Islamic Manuscript Association

The Mercers’ Company

Jiv Daya Foundation

Esmée Fairbairn Foundation


Pakistan High Commission

Barclays Bank plc


British American Tobacco

The Don Baker Memorial Fund

Symington W. Smith

Anton Lutter

Brady Brim-DeForest of Balvaird Castle

Anton Lutter

Subir and Malini Chowdhury Foundation (

Dr Sriya Chakravarti

Mr Gabriel McGovern