MS. Holkham Gr. 5
Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession)
Parts of the Horologion, including Menologion (fols 1r-49r) with Anastasima Apolytikia (fols 49r-53r) as well as Apolytikia and Kontakia from the Triodion and Pentecostarion (fols 53r-62r)
Menologion with Apolytikia and Kontakia of the feasts of Lord as well as Saints’ of the entire year (Cf. Horologion, pp. 127-218)
fols 1r-8r September
fols 8r-11v October
fols 12r-18v November
fols 18v-24v December
fols 24v-30r January
fols 30r-33r February
fols 33r-34v March
fols 34v-36v April
fols 36v-39v May
fols 39v-42r June
fols 42r-45v July
With Theotokia and Hypakoes in each of the eight modes; (Cf. Horologion, pp. 234-236)
from the Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee to Holy Saturday
from Easter to the Sunday of All Saints
20 lines per page.
Typical brown Holkham binding, with the Holkham crest in gilt in the centre of the upper cover. Rebacked 1991. SPINE: ‘SANCTORUM/ ANECDOTA/ MS./ GR./ MS. HOLKHAM Gr. 5 ', and, at the bottom, '51'.
Provenance and Acquisition
Ownership Notes: fol. iv Th. William Coke’s signature, fol. ii Holk. Cat. No 94 (95 was crossed out) CI 14 (in pencil)
fol. 1r Liber D. Grimani Card. St. Marci (brownish ink). Grimani’s possession: According to Vat. lat. 3960, fols 1*-13*: 73. Hymni quidam ecclesiastici. C. 3. 4. 73 (H26)// H26: Horologium siue hymni Ecclesiastici. Pic. Cesis p. 60: Monologium (sic) de festivitatis domini ms. in membr. n. 657/ Kibre 329: M. Graecus. 657// ? Not.= Bodl. Holkham 5 (Card Grimani).
Old Catalogue Nrs: 18 (pencil) No 49 (black ink)