• [Gospel book].

Spatial:
  • New Jersey
Collections:
Edm rights:
  • No Known Copyright
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Binding note:
  • Probably mid-16th century. Red velvet over wooden boards.
Location:
  • WHS 83.4
Description:
  • Ms. codex.
  • Cataloged from existing description.
  • Layout: framed ruled in dry point.
  • Decoration: full-page miniatures; 10 canon tables with decorative frames, figures, and ornament; illuminated headpieces.
Contributor:
  • Princeton University. Library. Manuscript. Scheide 70.
Title:
  • [Gospel book].
Call number:
  • 83.4
Format:
  • Manuscript
  • Book
Title sort:
  • [Gospel book].
Identifier:
  • ark:/88435/2b88qh240
References:
  • Sofia Kotzabassi and Nancy Patterson Ševčenko, Greek Manuscripts at Princeton, Sixth to Nineteenth Century, p. 210
  • De Ricci, p. 2120
Publisher:
  • [10--]
Language:
  • Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
Text language:
  • Greek. Perlschrift.
Former owner:
  • Scheide, John Hinsdale, 1875-1942
Subject:
  • Manuscripts, Greek—New Jersey—Princeton
Provenance:
  • Early provenance unknown. The manuscript was in the library of the Anastasis Church in Jerusalem (shelfmark Anastaseos 14). It was no longer in Jerusalem by 1934, when it was listed in a Sotheby's catalogue (London, July 1, 1938, p. 74, no. 555) as being consigned by "a Greek living in Salonika." Purchased at this sale by Maggs Bros.
Created:
  • 1000-01-01T00:00:00Z
Uniform title:
  • Bible. N.T. Gospels. Greek
Date:
  • 1000
Source acquisition:
  • Purchased from Maggs Brothers by John Hinsdale Scheide on Aug. 3, 1938.
Bookseller:
  • Maggs Bros
Extent:
  • 193 leaves : parchment ; 222 x 175 (155 x 115) mm.