St. Petersburgh Lectionary

Title:
St. Petersburgh Lectionary
Library:
St. Petersburg Russian Nat. Lib.
Language:
Greek
Shelf Mark:
Codex Gr. 21, Gr. 21a
Alternate Names:
Gospel Lectionary of St. Petersburgh -- Gospel of Trebizond -- Gospel Lectionary of Trebizond -- Vollständige Faksimile-Ausgabe des Codex Gr. 21, Gr. 21a, Lektionar von St. Petersburg --
Origin:
Trabzon (on the Black Sea)
Dimensions:
30 folios -- 333 × 255 mm
Date Description:
second half of the tenth century --
Content:
Lectionary -- from Christmas to the last Sunday of Advent, then saints feast days and votive masses --
Hand:
liturgical uncial --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
16 large miniatures representing John the Evangelist (fol. 1r) and scenes from the Gospels -- decorated initials -- much gold is used --
Musical Notation:
Yes
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books XLarge BX 375 .L37 A2 1994 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Series:
Codices selecti 98
Publication Date:
1994
Place of Publication:
Graz (Austria) and Moscou
Publisher:
Akademische Druck- und Verlagsanstalt and Verlag Nasledije der Akademie der Wissenschaften Russlands
Notes:
Vollständige Faksimile-Ausgabe des Codex Gr. 21, Gr. 21a, Lektionar von St. Petersburg, aus dem Besitz der Russischen Nationalbibliothek in St. Petersburg.
Type of Text:
Lectionary, liturgical, religious