Decanske hrisovulje

Title:
Decanske hrisovulje
Library:
Decani Monastery Treasure (????)
Language:
Old Church Slavonic, Serbian Church Slavic, Serbo-Croatian in Cyrillic Script
Shelf Mark:
n/a?
Alternate Names:
Decani Documents
Origin:
Decani Monastery, Kosovo (???)
Dimensions:
various
Date Description:
mid-14th century
Content:
four documents associated with Decani monastery founded in 1330 by Stephanus Uros III, King of Serbia, including the founding charter, a scoll signed by the king (Document 1)
Hand:
Cyrillic
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
Elaborate circular ornament at the top of the charter, and several crosses nearby
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection BX 714 .D4 S37 1976 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
monochrome -- several items are reproduced, of which the first one is the 1330 foundation charter, the second is a printed transcription (in Cyrillic) of an 18th century manuscript , the third is a 14th century manuscript (fols. 8-79) , and the fourth consists of 11 handwritten pages (copied in 1762 -- cursive script) -- Some color photographs at the end of the volume -- The beginning and the end of the charter are reproduced in color, presumably full-size --
Publication Date:
1976
Place of Publication:
Novi Sad
Publisher:
Institut za lingvistiku
Bibliography:
Transcription of the foundation charter in Monumenta Serbica spectantia historiam Serbiae Bodsnae Ragusii, ed. Fr. Miklosoch, repr. Akadem. Druck.- u. Verlagsanstlat, Graz, 1964, pp. 88-101 --
Type of Text:
charters, documents, historical