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Mount Sinai, Monastery of Saint Catherine, Sin. Gr. 213


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  • Appr. Date: 10th c. (967 A.D.)
  • Genres: Biblical
  • Illustrations: Yes



Gospels with canon tables and many sumptuous illustrations and illuminated letters.

The ms. is dated to 967 on fol. 340v.

Pinakes notes that a folio removed from this codex is now in St. Petersburg (Russian National Library, gr. 283) see under internet links.

Benešević 107 (see pp. 113-115)

Kamil 238 (see p. 70)

Weitzmann 14 (see p. 35-39)

Dumbarton Oaks owns a copy of Professor Kurt Weitzmann’s large collection of black-and-white images of Sinai manuscripts (the original set is at Princeton University). These images are available for viewing in the Image Collections and Fieldwork Archive (ICFA). Please consult the pdf linked in the internet resources to see which folios from this manuscript are included in the holdings.



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