Mount Sinai, Monastery of Saint Catherine, Chest 4 Documents (Microfilm 4)

Manuscript Pages

Additional Information

  • Acquired: donated by the estate of Ihor Ševčenko
  • Film: 35mm Black-and-white Negative



Please see the manuscript entry for Chest 4 for Ševčenko's table of contents.

Most of the images capture only the hand-written synopsis of the document added in 1904. There are very few images of the documents themselves.


Document 4-84-2 to 5: inc. κουμέσιο (?) τοῦ ἡγουμένου Μακαρίου...  (document dated to 1596) also includes text in Latin.

Document 4-86A: single-page document.

Document 4-25A: single-page document.

Document 4-10A: single-page document.

Document 4-59, document 4-61, document 4-62: [Descriptions of] letters and documents to and from representatives from Karpathos and Kassos from the latter part of 18th century concerning τὰ κλαπέντα πράγματα τῆς ἀρχιεπισκοπῆς [see document 4-61].

Document 4-67: γράμμα συστατικὸν…παρὰ τοῦ οἰκουμεν(ικοῦ) πατριάρχου Θεοδοσίου τῷ ἡγουμένῳ Σαμουήλ... (description only, no letter).

Document 4-74: A detailed description of a letter from 1771 concerning the settling of costs incurred for the rebuilding of the metochion of St. John Prodromos after fire damage.

Document 4-77: single-page document: Διονυσίου οἰκουμενικοῦ πατριάρχου γράμμα συστατικόν... 1673...(description only, no letter).

Document 4-78: single-page document: letter from patriarch Dionysios to Ananias of Sinai from 1671 (description only, no letter).

Document 4-79: single-page document: description of a letter (γράμμα συστατικόν) to Ananias (formerly?) of Sinai from 1682.

Document 4-83: single-page document.

Document 4-86V and 86: document in Spanish and Greek followed by a letter in Spanish.

Document 4-1, 2: copy of a chrysobull given to Sinai by Justinian, dated to 1694. (description only).

Document 4-6: single-page document: ψήφοι τοῦ κυρίου Ιωαννικίου (description only).

Document 4-23:…κατάστασης (sic) Μακαρίου...(?)

Document 4-83A: single-page document.