Slovo-ASO: Toward a digital library of South Slavic manuscripts

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Menaion for September, October, and November

Greece, Athos, Mt., Monastery of Zographou, Zographou I.e.7 (53)

Physical description

Material: Parchment. Extent: 210 ff.


Summary: Written by three scribes.


The content reveals relations with the oldest menaion collections of the type. It contains the copy of St. Methodios' Konon to St. Demetrios of Thessaloniki and the only known copy of St. Naum of Ohrid's Kanon to St. Andrew the Apostle. There are some traces of musical notation.


13th c., 1st half.