Kievskaia Psaltir

Title:
Kievskaia Psaltir
Library:
Publichnaia biblioteka im. M.E. Saltykove Shchedrina (the former Imperial Library)
Language:
Slavonic
City:
SAINT PETERSBURG (LENINGRAD), Russia
Shelf Mark:
OLDP F.6
Alternate Names:
Kiev Psalter -- Spiridonius Psalter
Origin:
Kiev
Dimensions:
229 folios -- ca. 300 x 245 mm.
Date Description:
1397
Content:
Psalms (fols. 2-205) -- Odes (fols. 205-227) -- brief liturgical texts and prayers in a hand of the early 15th century (fols. 228-229v)
Hand:
liturgical uncial --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
King David (fol. 1v) -- numerous marginalia (persons and scenes) -- decorated initials --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection BX 370 .V952 1978 Non-Circulating + BX 370 .V95 1978
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Color --
Publication Date:
1978
Place of Publication:
Moscow, Russia
Publisher:
Iskusstvo
Notes:
Extensive art-historical introduction (in Russian with English summary). Other names: G Vzdornov
Type of Text:
Biblical, hymn, liturgical, psalms, Psalter, religious, vernacular