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Bible, New Testament, Gospels, Matthew and Mark

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1721 - 1730
Place: Ethiopia
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Ethiopic MS. 2
Content: Illustrated with unnumerable colored miniatures from the Gospels.
Content: Incomplete; unbound. Another part of the manuscript is in the Chester Beatty Library, Dublin.
Content: Manuscript on single leaves of sheepskin.
Content: Written in Geez [i.e. Old Ethiopic], during the reign of Bakafa, Emperor of Abyssinia (1721-1730)
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 61ec14f0-0042-0130-3ac6-58d385a7bc34
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