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Manuscript - Illuminated page from a handwritten Ethiopian prayer book - 1850

Lot reference 22517793
Manuscript - Illuminated page from a handwritten Ethiopian prayer book - 1850

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Location: Netherlands
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Bibles, Illustrated, Manuscripts - Quantity: 1

Object: Ephemera
Number of Books: 1
Subject: Bibles, Illustrated, Manuscripts
Author/ Illustrator: Manuscript
Book Title: Illuminated page from a handwritten Ethiopian prayer book
Condition: Good
Publication year oldest item: 1850
Edition: Other
Language: Other
Original language: Yes
Binding/ Material: Loose page

Handwritten leaf from a Coptic bible / prayer book - Ethiopia, 19th century. The text is written in the Ge’ez, a language that goes back to 3000 BC. In the 5th century the entire Bible was translated from Greek into Ge’ez. It is written and painted on pages made of goat leather.

Dimensions 15 x 14 cm.

Condition: Good / fair, but with some signs of wear.

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