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Psalter. Psalter of Dimitri

Egypt, Sinai, Mt., Monastery of St. Catherine, Sin.Slav.3/N (3/N)

Physical description

Material: Parchment. Extent: 145 ff. In 1 column, 24-26 lines per column.Large decorated initials in the beginning of the Psalms.1r: An inscription on f. 1r contains the name of a reader after whom the MS was named.

Scribe

Summary: Two anonymous scribes.

Contents

Psalms 1-151. It also contains some added texts of great importance: Glagolitic, Geek, and Latin abecedaria, apocryphal prayers, and the oldest Slavonic medical prescriptions.

History

11th-12th c. KME 3: 417-418.