Syria, 6th cent.
Modern English red morocco.
Purchased in 1934.
101 leaves (2 columns, 22 lines), bound : vellum ; 324 x 255 mm
Discovered in a cupboard in the Jacobite Syrian Church of Harput in Armenia by Dr. J. Rendel Harris, formerly Curator of Manuscripts of the John Rylands Library (his "Syr. Mss. 10); Alexander Peckover (Lord Peckover of Wisbech; London, Sotheby's, 3-4 April 1933, lot 350; purchased from William H. Robinson, Ltd., London, through the Lewis Cass Ledyard Fund in 1934.
Ms. Gospel book; written in Syria in the 6th century.
The text is incomplete.
The text is provided with the Ammonian sections, and the lower margins contain the foot-harmony common in Syrian manuscripts of the Gospels--Cf. PML files.