Amharic Ethiopian manuscript.

Record ID: 
182779
Accession number: 
MS W.48
Title: 
Amharic Ethiopian manuscript.
Created: 
19th century
Binding: 
Sewn between boards, held in worn contemporary leather carrying case; housed in cloth-covered, suede-lined boxcase, leather spine, blind tooled, labeled: Amharic Ethiopian MS. and signed JPW 1975.
Credit: 
Bequest of Julia Parker Wightman, 1994.
Description: 
30 leaves (1 column, 10-13 lines), bound : vellum ; 58 x 44 mm
Provenance: 
Purchased by Julia Parker Wightman in 1975(?); JPW 7612; Julia Parker Wightman Bequest in 1994.
Notes: 

Ms. Amharic ethiopian manuscript, prayerbook(?); written in Ethiopia, probably in the 19th century.

Script: 
Ethiopic
Language: 
Amharic
Century: 
Classification: