Scholium and epistles

Record ID: 
122659
Accession number: 
MS M.625
Title: 
Scholium and epistles
Created: 
Armenia, 1688.
Binding: 
17th-century Armenian brown leather over wooden boards; only small fragments of the leather remain; doublures, of striped textile (perhaps silk), inside both covers.
Credit: 
Purchased by J.P. Morgan (1867-1943) in 1917.
Description: 
302 leaves (1 column, 24 lines), bound : paper, ill. ; 160 x 108 mm
Provenance: 
Owned by Yovakim Khaʻaturean in 1867 (fol. 1; another inscription (fol. 286v) states that he was married on Feb. 20, 1872); gift of P. Tonapetean (P. Tonapetian) to J.P. Morgan (1867-1943) in 1917.
Notes: 

Ms. written and decorated in Armenia in A.E. 1137 (i.e., 1688).
The principal colophon is lacking.
Scribe: Nazar; named in a brief inscription on fol. 213v, which dates the manuscript to A.E. 1137.
Decoration: marginal ornament; zoomorphic initial at the beginning of each chapter.

Script: 
notragir
Language: 
Armenian
Century: 
Classification: