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Lectionary gospel

Bg: Изборно евангелие; Ru: Евангелие-апракос

LocationUnited Kingdom, London, British Library. Shelfmark: Add. MS 19393
Date14th c.
MaterialFine parchment
Extentvi+8+vi ff. 350 x 260 mm (folia) 230 x 173 (written)
Foliation(i-vi), 1-8, (9-14); pen-written, in the upper right margins
Collation1 quire. I8
Gregory ruleHF FH HF FH HF FH HF FH
RulingSystem Leroy 11 (?), type P4 20D1.
SignaturesThe gathering number К҃Д is written in the upper and in the lower ends of the outer margins of the first and the last folio respectively; the number 24 is ink-written in microscopic digits in the inner corner of f. 8v.
ConditionFragment. Good condition.On the upper margin of f. 8v there is a mirror imprint of a Greek manuscript text as well as part of a headpiece. The text is illegible. According to the letters shapes it could be dated to the 12th c.The leaves are restored.
Layout1 column, 14 ruled lines, 14 written lines
InkBlack, red for titles and initials.
OrthographyOne-jer (ь), non-jus orthography. There is very clear tendency to separate words.
Contents
(1r1-2r7) Евангелие от Марко. Мк. 4:12-23
да когд҇а ѡбратет'се и ѿпѹстет'се имь грѣси.
(2r8-3v1) Евангелие от Марко. Мк. 4:24-34
(3v1-4r9) Евангелие от Марко. Мк. 4:35-41
(4r9-6r12) Евангелие от Марко. Мк. 5:1-20
(6r12-7v9) Евангелие от Марко. Мк. 5:22-6:1
(7v10-8v14) Евангелие от Матей. Мт. 23: 1-12
а иже вьзнесет'се смрит'се
Inscriptions(ii:) Purchased of M. Simonides. (through Mr W.B. Barker) 12 March 1853
Bibliography
Cleminson, RalphA Union Catalogue of Cyrillic Manuscripts in British and Irish Collections (The Anne Pennington Catalogue)London: School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University of London1988
Cleminson 1988: 74
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Cleminson, RalphA Union Catalogue of Cyrillic Manuscripts in British and Irish Collections (The Anne Pennington Catalogue)London: School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University of London1988
Cleminson 1988: 74.
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Cleminson, RalphA Union Catalogue of Cyrillic Manuscripts in British and Irish Collections (The Anne Pennington Catalogue)London: School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University of London1988
Cleminson 1988: 74
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Джурова, Аксиния; Дуйчев, ИванСлавянски ръкописи от Британския музей и БиблиотекаСофия1977
Джурова и Дуйчев 1977: no. 7, f. 7v is reproduced as pl. 25.
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Стефановић, ДмитријеПалеографске белешке о старим српским и неким другим рукописима у Великоj БританиjиАрхеографски прилози1984-19856-7 7 51–129
Стефановић 1984-85: 62-63.
History Date: 14th c. Place: Unknown; Serbian origin. Provenance: Purchased from M. [Constantine] Simonides through Mr W. B. Barker. Acquisition: 12 March 1853.

Repertorium identifier: RC-AMAdd19393BL; Author: Ralph Cleminson, Elisaveta Mousakova, Andrej Bojadžiev; Editor: Anisava Miltenova, Dilyana Radoslavova; Genre: lectionary gospel