Or_1149 (University Library, Cambridge University)
Giwargis Warda, Hymns.
The longer recension, consisting of ʿonyata said at the 'for ever and ever' at the night service (ff. 1r-238r) followed by a supplement of 'other ʿonyata' (239r-258r).
Written in a clear regular East Syriac hand dated 1990 AS ( = 1678 CE). The scribe gives the name of his teacher Isḥaq son of Mqisheya ʿAzar and Mosul as the place of writing.
Bound in bare paper boards with a canvas backstrip and wide woven head- and tailbands.
Provenance and Acquisition
Presented by Huw Ifor Lloyd, 1928.
It was formerly ms. Alqosh 164 (Vosté, 61), apparently taken from that library not long before it came to England with Lloyd.
Funding of Cataloguing
Cambridge University Library