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Mount Athos, Esphigmenou Monastery, ms. 78

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  • Acquired: donated by the estate of L.G. Westerink
  • Film: 35mm Black-and-white Positive


Prof. Westerink Note: "Mone Esphigmenou (Athos, Greece) Manuscript. 78. Menologium Feb.-Mar.: pp. 100-177, 252-277, 284-334. 328ff. Psellus. Vita Auxentii, part." These are not all the pages included on the film. The first image of the microfilm is an order form: Mount Athos Monastery: Esphigmenou No. of Lampros: general:2091/special: 78/no. of monastery: 193 Title of Codex: Βίοι καὶ Μαρτυρία Ἁγίων Leaves: Paper 725 pages Date: 15th c. Date of Taking: 15.8.1970 The microfilm starts on p. 197 but the first fully legible page is 101. There is a fair bit of blurring towards the beginning. The image seems to be scratched on p. 133