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Collection name:
Sion College manuscripts
Record:
Identifier:
SionL40.2G6f95
Title:
Sion College: Greek Manuscripts
Subject:
Anti-heretical treatises by Epiphanius and Similar Texts
Description:
Parchment (with paper flyleaves); 317 x 232 mm; single columns of 32-37 lines. Copied by various hands. Simple vignettes and initials. Binding with Byzantine and western structural and decorative elements. The codex has encountered previous repairs and rebinding. Brown tanned skin over wooden boards. Tooled in blind with fillets and small tools. Decorated endbands extending over the board edges. Decorated brass clasp and catch-plate fastenings have been added on the covers. Re-catalogued in Christopher Wright, Maria Argyrou and Charalambos Dendrinos, 'A Descriptive Catalogue of the Greek Manuscript Collection of Lambeth Palace Library' (2016): https://www.royalho… Consult this work for a more complete description.
Date:
c.1000-1050
Language:
Greek
Rights:
LPL