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Euchologion. Euchologium Sinaiticum

Egypt, Sinai, Mt., Monastery of St. Catherine, Sin.Slav.1/N (1/N)

Physical description

Material: Parchment. Extent: 28 ff. Those are 28 folia missing from the Euchologium Sinaiticum, kept in the Old collection at the same monastery (MS 37/O). Some folia are badly damaged, only one gathering has survived intact.In 1 column, 24-26 lines per page.Heading on yellow or green ground and multicoloured initials.

Scribe

Contents

Contains prayers for hours, vespers, matins, for various occasions (drought, earthquake, etc.), prayers for the Blessing of the Waters, Epistle and Gospel readings for the whole week, Epistle and Gospel readings for various occasions (sickness, death), and for the important feasts.

History

11th c. KME 3: 604-614; Старобългарска литература 2003: 452-454.