Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or_1143 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Syriac Manuscripts

Contents

Shḥimo.

Language(s): Syriac

Title: W. Syriac Shḥimo or book of daily offices.

It contains: daily offices for weekdays (2v-148r); miscellaneous hymns and prayers, including four qole said at the feast of the Nativity (149r-1543r); mawrbe (i.e., stanzas sung after the Magnificat in the night office; 153r-168v).

Physical Description

Support: Paper, 21 cm.
Extent: 168 ff.

Hand(s)

Written in several everyday serto hands, with some Greek vowel-signs early in the volume.

Binding

Bound in cloth in Cambridge.

History

Origin:

Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by Huw Ifor Lloyd, 1928.

Record Sources

For a full description see J. F. Coakley, Catalogue of Syriac manuscripts in Cambridge University Library acquired since 1901 (2018).

Availability

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card. For admissions procedures contact Cambridge University Library Admissions. Contact near_eastern@lib.cam.ac.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript.

Funding of Cataloguing

Cambridge University Library


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