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ETHIOPIA.
ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT GOSPEL
ETHIOPIA.  Illuminated Manuscript of St. Johns Gospel in Ge'ez,   19th century,
144 vellum pages, including 6 full page miniatures, Christ crucified with Mary and St. John, Christ on the Via Dolorosa, Christ Risen from the dead, Christ swaddled by the Virgin, the Virgin holding the infant Christ, St. John surrounded by the symbols of the Four Gospellers, 4 blank pages at front and 4 at the back, sm.4to, 17.5 x 13.5 cms. 7 x 5ΒΌ ins. original full blind stamped coptic leather binding, with little wear,
£1200.00   
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E.Africa

Stock ref: 14441




 
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