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MS. Barocci 29

Summary Catalogue no.: 29

Contents

Four Gospels.
Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Miniatures of evangelists. Carpet pages. Ornamental headpieces and floral initials at the beginnings of Gospels. Completed with penwork, ornamental strips, initials and decorated canon tables. (Hutter i. 64, Abb. 396-7, 402-5)

History

Origin: 1296 - 1318 ; Byzantine, Epiros

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Bodleianae pars prima recensionem codicum Graecorum continens, Quarto Catalogues I, 1883, repr. with corrections 1969) and supplementary sources..

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Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)
Digital Bodleian (9 images from 35mm slides)

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