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New Haven, CT, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  Beinecke MS 478
Description: f. 1 - Gift of Laurence Witten in 1957. - Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 478.
Notes:-Manuscript fragment on one leaf of parchment of Homer, Ilias, 24.493-536 (lines 501-02 are nearly illegible).
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
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Language: Greek Country: Byzantine Empire Century: 11th
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Part 1:
Description: - parchment - 205 x 147 (177 x 125) mm.
Country: Byzantine EmpireCardinal point:
Region: ByzantiumCity:
Assigned Date: [between 1000 and 1200]Searchable Date Range: 1000 - 1200
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Written by one hand in Greek minuscule, using brown ink; some accent marks added later in black.
Notes: 1-line initial in red. Discoloration, rubbing and punctures across lines 9-11, effacing some of the text; was once used as a binding reinforcement.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1:
Author: Homer.
Title: Iliad.
Subjects: Homer.; Epic poetry, Greek.; Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.;
Language(s): Greek