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New Haven, CT, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  Beinecke MS 293
Description: ff. i + 82 + i - Eighteenth century. Islamic. Dark red goatskin with an orange gilt border and a gilt flowered pattern on a deeply inset central medallion of orange leather or paper. Title gold-tooled. Bound in a similar style to Beinecke MS 294. - Belonged to Frederick North, 5th Earl of Guilford (1766-1827) and to Sir Thomas Phillipps (no. 7759). Acquired 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 293.
Notes:-Manuscript on paper (only partial watermarks) of 5 sets of prayers.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/BeineckeMS293_47
Language: Greek Century: 17th
View a detailed description: http://brbl-net.library.yale.edu/pre1600ms/docs/pre1600.ms293.htm

Part 1:
Description: - paper - 144 x 98 (98 x 70) mm.
Country: Cardinal point:
Region: ConstantinopleCity:
Assigned Date: 1674.Searchable Date Range: 1674 - 1674
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Written by two copyists. Scribe 1 was responsible for the major portion of the manuscript in a large bold hand; Scribe 2 supplied the rubrication and some parts written in a smaller, more delicate script. Scribe 1 dated the manuscript on f. 78v.
Notes: Inelegantly executed initials, 6- to 4-line, outlined in black and filled with red, olive, blue, and purple. Small initials in red sprouting floral motifs. Rubrics throughout. Binding: Eighteenth century. Islamic. Dark red goatskin with an orange gilt border and a gilt flowered pattern on a deeply inset central medallion of orange leather or paper. Title gold-tooled. Bound in a similar style to Beinecke MS 294.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1:
Title: Synopsis Mikra.
Subjects: Orthodoxos Ekklēsia tēs Hellados.; Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.; Prayers.;
Language(s): Greek