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Photographs from a Greek (11th cent.?) MS. of the Testament of the Twelve Patriarchs preserved in the Kouthoumousi monastery on Mount Athos

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MS. Gr. th. f. 11

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Photographs from a Greek (11th cent.?) MS. of the Testament of the Twelve Patriarchs preserved in the Kouthoumousi monastery on Mount Athos. Taken by prof. K. Lake, who presented them and a transcript of the text in one or two places not here photographed, on Sept. 17, 1908: but three more photographs near the beginning are wanting.

Dates

  • Photographed about A.D. 1907 or earlier by K. Lake

Extent

40 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Gr. th. f. 11, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Gr. th. f. 11

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19631

Overview

Photographs from a Greek (11th cent.?) MS. of the Testament of the Twelve Patriarchs preserved in the Kouthoumousi monastery on Mount Athos

Biographical / Historical

Kirsopp Lake (1872-1946) was a scholar and historian.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, no. 34080

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by rev. prof. Kirsopp Lake, apparently in 1908.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

5 1/4 × 7 1/8 in.
Title
Photographs from a Greek (11th cent.?) MS. of the Testament of the Twelve Patriarchs preserved in the Kouthoumousi monastery on Mount Athos
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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