Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or_1145 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Syriac Manuscripts

Contents

E. Syriac funeral services.

Title: East Syriac funeral services for priests, deacons and women religious.
Language(s): Syriac

'According to the rite of the monastery of Mar Gabriel and Mar Abraham.'

Physical Description

Support: Paper, 31 cm.
Extent: 128 ff.

Hand(s)

Written in a good Eastern hand by the deacon Toma son of Maqbaya in Gazarta. It is dated 1992 AS ( = 1681 CE).

Binding

Bound in leather over wooden boards.

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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