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Source 1911 - Sambon, Arthur, 1867- - (No title) (Auction/Dealer Catalog)
Cat./Lot # M584
Transaction Information
Selling Agent(s) Sambon, Arthur, 1867-
Buyer(s) Pierpont Morgan Library
Manuscript Details
Titles Martyrdom St Theodore Anatolian, Leontius the Arab, Panigerus the Persian
Manuscript Dates C 875 (865 to 886)
Languages Coptic
Materials Parchment
Places Al Fayyum, Egypt, Africa
Folios 20 Lines 34 Columns 2
Height 343 Width 267 Alt Size
Full-Page Miniatures 0 Large Miniatures 0 Small Miniatures 0
Binding Marguerite Duprez Lahey; current binding incorporates two parchment flyleaves conjugate with the current pastedowns, a leaf incorporating fagments from a leaf bearing a frontispiece and paper cancels (fol. 11A and 12A) indicating the location of leaves no
Other Info

Written area ca. 269 x 196 mm. Divisions: Brown leather tab fastened to center of fore-edge of fol. 13 at major division of the codex. Ekthesis, reddened, enlarged or greatly enlarged initial, and paragraphus sign (Touton style with colored budded diple in a and reddened obelus in b, with few exceptions, often coronis with initials E, C); passage at fol. 19v a-b marked by a small dotted diple in margin of each line. Decoration: frontispiece, headpieces, marginal ornaments, paragraphus signs, signatures and page numbers, extended letters. Colors: strong reddish orange (Centroid 35), green (corroded). Related fragments: Twenty-eight leaves of this codex are wanting and are now in the Coptic Museum (Mathạf al-Qibtị̄) Cairo, Egypt (Ms 3818 (=Cairo Ham. G1, formerly JdE47554) + Ms 3814 (=Cairo Ham. C3, formerly JdE 47550)); in Port Said (3957A); and in the Bibliothèque nationale et universitaire de Strasbourg (583).; Morgan Lib M584
MIGRATION_ISSUE: 'Secondary Source' field in the legacy database was 'Corsair: the Online Catalog of the Pierpont Morgan Library'

Provenance Information
(No Date) Monastery of Saint Michael
(No Date) Sambon, Arthur, 1867-
(No Date) Pierpont Morgan Library
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Catalogue of Coptic manuscripts in the Pierpont Morgan Library / Leo Depuydt. Leuven : Uitgeverij Peeters, 1993, v. 1, no. 165, 412; v. 2, plate 43, 155, 156, 157, 295.; PROV-UPDATE-MORG1