35 objects

Washington Manuscript I – Deuteronomy and Joshua (Codex Washingtonensis)

<p>One hundred two leaves (anciently sewed). Upright, square uncial script in dark brown and red ink; two columns to a page. For a full description of the manuscript, see: Sanders, Henry A. &#8220;The Old Testament Manuscripts in the Freer Collection&#8221; (University of Michigan Humanistic Series, Volume V111), Part I. (The McMillan Co., 1912 and 1917).</p>

Washington Manuscript II – The Psalms (Codex Washingtonensis)

<p>Large Slavonic sloping uncial writing in medium brown ink, numbers and titles in red; 24 lines to the page; 7 leaves, fragmentary. For a full description of the manuscript, see Sanders, Henry A.: Old Testament Manuscripts in the Freer Collection, Part II (University of Michigan Humanistic Series, volume VIII).</p>

Copy of The Gospel according to the four Evangelists

<p>Two hundred and sixty-one parchment leaves written in angular erkat&#8217;agir (uncial). Initials, paragraphs, titles, arcades, and six miniatures in colors and gold. Volume in tooled leather binding with fourchee-like cross tooled on the front cover.</p>

Folio V from a Ms of the Gospels

<p>Folio II from a Ms. of the Gospels. Damaged condition; corner anciently repaired. Recto: John the Baptist and the Virgin (?) Two figures, faintly seen on a ground showing traces of gold.</p>