Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Add_2822 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Syriac Manuscripts


The Acts of Thomas.

Title: The Acts of Thomas.
Language(s): Syriac

This ms. lacks the Hymn of the Pearl.

Physical Description

Support: Paper, 15½ cm.
Extent: 134 ff.


Written in a good clear E. Syriac hand and dated 1883.


Bound in half leather over paper boards.



Provenance and Acquisition

Purchased from Prof. William Wright in 1888.

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), ii.700-04.


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Funding of Cataloguing

Cambridge University Library


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