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New Haven, CT, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  Beinecke MS 296
Description: ff. 90 - 17th-18th centuries (?). Ottoman. Limp, flush, dark brown goatskin case, blind-tooled. - Collection of Sir Thomas Phillipps (no. 2383). Purchased from L. C. Witten with funds from the Jacob Ziskind Charitable Trust in 1957. - Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 296.
Notes:-Manuscript on paper of 1) Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom. 2) Liturgy of St. Basil. 3) Liturgy of the Presanctified.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
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Language: Greek Country: Byzantine Empire Century: 16th
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Part 1:
Description: - paper - Part I: Harlfinger Main 8. Part II: Unidentified crown surmounted by a six-pointed star and crescent. - 167 x 118 mm.
Country: Byzantine EmpireCardinal point:
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Assigned Date: [ca. 1550, 1641]Searchable Date Range: 1550 - 1641
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Script: Beinecke MS 296 (Part I, original scribe) was apparently damaged, and a later scribe filled in the missing portions (Part II: ff. 1-8, 11-12, 74-90). Part I: Written by a single scribe in large, bold, upright minuscule. Part II: Written by one scribe in neat minuscule that leans toward the right; he dated his work 1641 on f. 90v.
Notes: Part I: Large initials, with copious floral designs, and headings, in red. Part II: Headpieces (ff. 1r, 76v) in red, the latter with yellow added. Many initials in various sizes, some with yellow. Binding: 17th-18th centuries (?). Ottoman. Limp, flush, dark brown goatskin case, blind-tooled.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1:
Title: Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom, etc.
Subjects: Basil, Saint, Bishop of Caesarea, ca. 329-379.; John Chrysostom, Saint, d. 407.; Orthodoxos Ekklēsia tēs Hellados.; Liturgics.; Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.;
Language(s): Greek