Lectionary

Creator:
Orthodoxos Ekklēsia tēs Hellados
Published/Created:
[Byzantine Empire],
[ca. 1200-1249]
Physical Description:
161 ff. : parchment ; 327 x 245 mm.
Materials:
parchment
Notes:
Accompanied by detailed list of contents.
Script: Greek miniscule.
Decoration: ornamented headbands in red ink mark the four major sections of the text. Ornamented initials in red ink at the beginnings of some Gospel readings.
Bookplate: L. A.
Binding: Fifteenth-century? Greek-style binding of full brown leather over squared and grooved boards. Blind-tooled; bordered with interlace tendrils, diapered and checker-ruled with additional circular tools containing peacock, Agnus Dei, vase, rampant lion, eagle and fleuron designs.
Purchased in Beirut by Isaac Newton Phelps Stokes, 1886. Formerly owned by Anson Phelps Stokes; Anson Phelps Stokes II; Episcopal Divinity School, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Sold 18 November 2003 at Christie's London (sale 6853, lot 14). Ex libris L. A. Purchased from Les Enluminures, Ltd. on the Edwin J. Beinecke Book Fund, 2013.
Abstract:
Manuscript, on parchment, in a single scribal hand, of a Gospel lectionary containing the daily lessons for the ecclesiastical year for both fixed and moveable feasts. Manuscript begins the readings of John from Easter to the sixth Sunday after Easter, and concludes with the readings from 21 May to 31 August.
Topics:
Lectionaries--Early works to 1800
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
Topics:
Orthodoxos Ekklēsia tēs Hellados
piscopal Theologi
Stokes, Anson Phelps,--1874-1958--Ownership
Stokes, Anson Phelps,--1905-1988--Ownership
Stokes, I. N. Phelps--(Isaac Newton Phelps),--1867-1944--Ownership
Language:
Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
Genre:
Annotations
Manuscripts
Marginalia
Rubrics
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
Beinecke MS 1180
Orbis Record:
11712774
Orbis Barcode:
39002094202679
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
11354017
Citation:
Lectionary. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
OID:
11179109
PID:
digcoll:3962854

Number of Pages: 330
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