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Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  Misc Mss - Orthodox Eastern Church
Description: f. 1 - Average quality of calligraphy and decoration suggests a monastic provincial scriptorium. The precise location of this scriptorium is not possible to establish - Hirsch, “Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Libraries of the University of Pennsylvania to 1800, Supplement A(1), in The Library Chronicle 35 (1969), 3-32 at 4
Acknowledgments: - Information for this description provided by Nadezhda Kavrus-Hoffmann
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
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Language: Greek Century: undetermined

Part 1: f. 1
Description: - Parchment - 270-274 x 212-213 - Two columns of 20-21 lines
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Assigned Date: s. XI1/4Searchable Date Range:
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Script: Perlschrift
Other Decoration: One initial tau executed in magenta ink and slightly pen-ornamented
Notes: Greek
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: f. 1r-v
Title: Gospel lectionary
Language(s): Greek
Incipit: //<οὐ>κ οἶδα ποῦ ἔθηκαν αὐτόν (John 20:13)
Explicit: ἐπενδύτην δι<εζώ>σατο, ἦν γὰρ γ<υμ>νός (John 21:7)