Barberini Psalter

Title:
Barberini Psalter
Library:
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Language:
Greek
City:
CITTA DEL VATICANO (VATICAN CITY, Vatikanstadt)
Shelf Mark:
Cod. Barb. gr. 372
Alternate Names:
Psalter of Alexius I
Origin:
Constantinople
Dimensions:
21 x 16 cm.
Date Description:
ca. 1095, depicts the coronation of John I Comnenios in 1092
Content:
Psalter
Hand:
Greek miniscule
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
Imperial family portrait -- Christ Pantrokrator
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection ND 3357 .B37 B373 1989 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Microfiche
Series:
Byzantine manuscripts
Publication Date:
1989
Place of Publication:
New York, NY, USA
Publisher:
Belser Inc.
Notes:
Facsimile is contained on six sheets of microfiche. Extensive art-historical introduction and commentary. Missing 4/7/2006 and 12/13/2010. The general collection and rare books were checked as well as the 7th floor. Other names: Jeffrey Anderson. Paul Canart. Christopher Walter.
Type of Text:
monastic, Psalter, religious