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New Haven, CT, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  Beinecke MS 1155
Description: 1 scroll - Formerly owned by the monastery of Docheiariou, Mount Athos; ex libris Frederick North, 5th Earl of Guilford; Phillipps MS 3889; Schøyen Collection MS 662. Purchased from Les Enluminures, Ltd. on the Edwin J. Beinecke Book Fund, 2011.
Notes:-Manuscript scroll, on parchment, in a single hand, containing the Greek Orthodox Office of Holy Communion, a series of prayers, hymns and verses intended for private recitation before, during and after taking communion. Text includes prayers attributed to Saint John Chrysostom and Saint Basil the Great.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
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Language: Greek Country: Byzantine Empire Century: 14th
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Part 1:
Description: - parchment - 426 x 16 cm.
Country: Byzantine EmpireCardinal point:
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Assigned Date: [ca. 1325]Searchable Date Range: 1325 - 1325
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Script: archaizing scribal hand.
Notes: Scroll composed of seven vellum sheets, written on both sides in single columns. Titles are written in gold. Each prayer begins with an illuminated initial, also outlined in gold. There is a gilded ornamented tailpiece. Note, in Greek, in a sixteenth-century hand, at the end of the text, attributing the manuscript to the Royal Monastery of Docheiariou.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1:
Title: Office of Holy Communion.
Subjects: Monē Docheiariou (Athos, Greece); Orthodoxos Ekklēsia tēs Hellados.; Orthodox Eastern monasticism and religious orders.; Lord's Supper (Liturgy)--Texts.; Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.;
Language(s): Greek