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Festival prayer book (mahzor) for the Special Shabbatot, Passover and Shavuot, Ashkenazi rite, with Books of Ruth (ff. 163v-168v) and Song of Songs (ff. 168v-172v)
Germany or Eastern Mediterranean; 1349
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Decorated initial word

f. 1v
Decorated initial word
Red heifer

f. 28v
Red heifer
Red heifer

f. 28v
Red heifer
 
Cauldron

f. 47v
Cauldron
Decorated initial word

f. 51
Decorated initial word
Decorated initial word

f. 92v
Decorated initial word
 
Man praying

f. 159v
Man praying


f. 159v

Arundel 522   ff. 1-58
Hesiod, Works and Days, with interlinear and marginal Triclinian scholia, and Theogony
Eastern Mediterranean (Crete); 1489
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Decorated headpiece and initials

f. 1
Decorated headpiece and initials
Detail

f. 1
Detail
Decorated headpiece and initial

f. 35
Decorated headpiece and initial
 
Detail

f. 35
Detail
Text

f. 55
Text

Arundel 524   ff. 1-6
Eusebius of Caesarea, Letter to Carpianus and canon tables
Eastern Mediterranean; 11th century
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Illuminated canon tables

ff. 4v-5
Illuminated canon tables
 
Arundel 524   ff. 6v-200
Four Gospels, each preceded by a table of capitula
Eastern Mediterranean; 11th century
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Illuminated headpiece and decorated initial

f. 157
Illuminated headpiece and decorated initial
 
Arundel 524   ff. 200-218
Eclogadin ton d'evangeliston
Eastern Mediterranean; 11th century

Arundel 527
John Koukouzeles and others, Anagrammatismoi for the principal feasts, and hymns, tropes, and other theological miscellanea
Eastern Mediterranean (Serbia?); last quarter of the 15th century
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Decorated headpiece and initial

f. 11
Decorated headpiece and initial

Arundel 529
Theological extracts and various letters
Eastern Mediterranean; 1111
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Decorated headpiece and initial

ff. 5v-6
Decorated headpiece and initial
Detail

f. 5v
Detail

Arundel 531
Diogenes Laertius, De vitis philosophorum
Eastern Mediterranean (Crete?) or Italy, N. E. (Venice?); 2nd half of the 15th century
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Decorated headpiece and border

f. 1
Decorated headpiece and border
Detail of border

f. 1
Detail of border
Detail of headpiece

f. 1
Detail of headpiece
 

Arundel 532
Basil of Caesarea , In Hexaemeron, imperfect
Eastern Mediterranean; last quarter of the 9th century
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Marginal drawing

f. 91
Marginal drawing

Arundel 536   ff. 1-217v
Gospel lectionary
Eastern Mediterranean; Last quarter of the 12th century or 1st quarter of the 13th century
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Zoomorphic initial

f. 24v
Zoomorphic initial
Marginal fish

f. 169v
Marginal fish
Headpiece

f. 170
Headpiece
 
 
Arundel 536   ff. i-iii
Extracts from the following Gospel lectionary
Eastern Mediterranean; 15th century

Arundel 539
Eusebius of Caesarea, Historiae ecclesiasticae, imperfect, preceded by a table of contents
Eastern Mediterranean (Greece?); 1st quarter of the 16th century
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Woven headpiece

f. 2
Woven headpiece
Detail

f. 2
Detail
Headpiece

f. 164
Headpiece
 

Arundel 542
John Chrysostom , Severianus Gabalensis, Various theological works
Eastern Mediterranean; 10th century
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Illuminated headpiece

f. 94
Illuminated headpiece
Illuminated headpiece and initial

f. 103
Illuminated headpiece and initial
Illuminated headpiece and initial

f. 191v
Illuminated headpiece and initial
 

Arundel 543
John Chrysostom , Homilies on Matthew , imperfect
Eastern Mediterranean; 11th century
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Decorated headpiece and initial

f. 138v
Decorated headpiece and initial
Decorated headpiece and initial

f. 204
Decorated headpiece and initial

Arundel 544
John Chrysostom , Homilies on John , imperfect
Eastern Mediterranean; 2nd half of the 14th century
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Decorated headpiece and initial

f. 74v
Decorated headpiece and initial
Detail

f. 74v
Detail

Arundel 547
Gospel Lectionary, imperfect
Eastern Mediterranean (Cappadocia?) or Italy, S.; last quarter of the 10th century
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Headpiece and initial.

f. 2
Headpiece and initial.
Text

f. 22
Text
Bird

f. 22v
Bird
 
Text

f. 30
Text
Anthropomorphic initial

f. 30v
Anthropomorphic initial
Siren

f. 47v
Siren
 
Hand

f. 64
Hand
Siren

f. 89
Siren
Luke

f. 94v
Luke
 
Headpiece

f. 95
Headpiece
Headpiece

f. 149
Headpiece
Text

f. 164v
Text
 
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Arundel 549
Gregory of Nazianzus, Sermons
Eastern Mediterranean; 2nd half of the 11th century
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Illuminated headpiece and initial

f. 26v
Illuminated headpiece and initial
Illuminated headpiece and initial

f. 119v
Illuminated headpiece and initial

Burney 18    ff. 1-209, 210-212
Four Gospels and Hebrews 12:17-13:25, imperfect (see notes), adapted for liturgical use
Eastern Mediterranean (Constantinople, monastery of the Theotokos ton Hodegon); 1366
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Adoration of the Shepherds

upper cover
Adoration of the Shepherds
Adoration of the Magi

upper board
Adoration of the Magi
Illuminated headpiece

f. 63
Illuminated headpiece
 
Illuminated headpiece

f. 101
Illuminated headpiece
Detail

f. 101
Detail
Illuminated headpiece

f. 163
Illuminated headpiece
 
 
Burney 18   ff. 213-217v
Synaxarion: table of lessons beginning at Easter
Eastern Mediterranean (Constantinople, monastery of the Theotokos ton Hodegon); 1366
 
Burney 18   ff. 218-222v
Menologion: table of lessons beginning at 1 September
Eastern Mediterranean (Constantinople, monastery of the Theotokos ton Hodegon); 1366

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