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Patmos, Monastery of Saint John, 33


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  • Appr. Date: 10th c. (10th c. (941))
  • Genres: Homilies
  • Illustrations: Yes


Gregory, of Nazianzus, Saint. Poems, Homilies, Letters, Treatises.
The most luxurious codex of the Library, with illustrations of exquisite beauty, copied by Nikolaos and his son Daniel in Reggio di Calabria in 941.
The scribes used the sign of the Sun for God, star for Jesus, and ΩΡ and ΣΗΜ for beautiful and important loci respectively (see Sakkelion’s catalog, p. 19).

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