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Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
Utopia
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
armarium codicum bibliophilorum
Settlement, shelfmark:
Settlement, shelfmark
Cod. 2 (Codex Pandeli)
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
The four Gospels in Arabic
Caption:
Caption
Paper · 240 pp. · 29 x 21 cm · Cairo · 1723
Language:
Language
Arabic
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
According to the colophon at the end of the Gospel of John, this copy was completed by Ibrāhīm ibn Būluṣ ibn Dāwūd al-Ḥalabī in Cairo. It is written in a clear nasḫī script; the illustrations, provided by the Aleppo illustrator and icon-painter Ğirğis bin Ḥanāniyā, portray the four Evangelists, Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, as well as 43 scenes from the life of Jesus. The Arabic title, "This book is the holy, pure Gospel and the illuminating, shining light", is given at the end of the Gospel of John. This codex is currently on long-term loan from the Pandeli family to the library of St. Gall Abbey. (wid)
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Standard description
Description by Henning Sievert, Universität Zürich, 2009. (English translation by Anne Marie Austenfeld)
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Beschreibung von Henning Sievert, Universität Zürich, 2009
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-utp-0002 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-utp-0002)
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http://e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/utp/0002
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Utopia, armarium codicum bibliophilorum, Cod. 2 (Codex Pandeli): The four Gospels in Arabic (http://e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/utp/0002).
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11/03/2009
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