Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Add_1989 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Syriac Manuscripts


E. Syriac services for Easter.

Title: E. Syriac services for Easter (ḥugaya da-qyamta) with hymns.
Language(s): Syriac

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Paper, 23 cm.
Extent: 62 ff.


Leaves are wanting at the beginning and end as well as after ff. 2 (four), 8 (one) and 30 (two).


Written in two or more, not all good, E. Syriac hands and dated 2108 = 1797 CE.


Bound in Cambridge in quarter leather.



Provenance and Acquisition

Acquired for the SPCK by George Percy Badger and presented to the Library in 1887.

Record Sources

For a full description see W. Wright and S. A. Cook, A Catalogue of the Syriac manuscripts in the library of the University of Cambridge (1901), i.360-61.


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Funding of Cataloguing

Cambridge University Library


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