Sion College manuscripts
Anti-heretical treatises by Epiphanius and Similar Texts
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.