Josua-Rolle

Title:
Josua-Rolle
Library:
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Language:
Greek
City:
CITTA DEL VATICANO (VATICAN CITY, Vatikanstadt)
Shelf Mark:
Cod. Pal. gr. 431
Alternate Names:
Joshua Roll -- Joshua Rotulus
Origin:
Constantinople
Dimensions:
1064 cm. long -- 30--31.5 cm. high -- 16 parchment sheets glued into a roll --
Date Description:
mid-10th century
Content:
selections from the Septuagint text of Joshua, chapters 2-10 --
Hand:
Greek Cursive majuscule and minuscule
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
figural illuminations, both grisaille and partly colored
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books Oversize ND 3358 .J8 J574 1983 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Color.
Series:
Codices e Vaticanis selecti
Publication Date:
1983-1984
Place of Publication:
Graz, Austria
Publisher:
Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt
Notes:
Art-historical introduction. Complete transcription and translation into German provided. Other names: Otto Mazal
Type of Text:
Biblical, Old Testament, religious, roll