Oo. 1.41 (University Library, Cambridge University)
Summary of Contents: The Gospel of John. The name of the scribe ሲሎንዲስ occurs on ff. 129v and 131r. A prayer for the scribe is included at the end of the manuscript on f. 129r. On f. 129v another scribe Akliä Giyorgis, added the benediction, "Simeon, by name Papas but not in practice."
Title: The Gospel of John
Explicit: f. 1r: ብስራተ፡አብ፡ትሩፍ፡ራድእ፡ተናጋፊ፡ በመለኮት፡ዮሐንስ፡ወንጌላዊ፡ወልደ፡ዘብዴዎስ፡ፍቁረ፡እግዚእነ፡ኢየ ሱስ፡ክርስቶስ፡በረከቱ፡የህሉ፡ምስለ፡ፍቁሩ፡ሲሎንዲስ፡ለዓለመ፡ዓለም፡ኣሜ።
Explicit: f. 129v: ወኵሉ፡ቃሉ፡ለወንጌለ፡ጽድቅ፡ውእቱ፡እምጥ ንቱ፡እስከ፡ተፍጻሜቱ፡ ለሊሁ፡ ወልድ፡ተናገረ።
See Or. 1881
Extent: 131 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 14.0 × 10.2 cm.
14 lines per leaf
Black ink, rather clumsy script, rubrications.
Dark blue morocco, more recent than the MS.
Origin: 18th cent.; Ethiopia.
Provenance and Acquisition
Donated to Cambridge University by Buchanan, Claudius, 1766-1815 on May, 1809
Description based on Catalogue of Ethiopian manuscripts in the Cambridge University Library / by Edward Ullendorff and Stephen G. Wright; with a contribution by D.A. Hubbard.Cambridge University Press.1961
- bookhttp://zotero.org/users/local/VPTDBJud/items/2GNGMD9M Catalogue of Ethiopian manuscripts in the Cambridge University Library / by Edward Ullendorff and Stephen G. Wright ; with a contribution by D.A. Hubbard. Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1961
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