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MS 221: Gospels, 15th century

Identifier: MS 221
f. 42
f. 42


The manuscript contains the text of the Gospels and is preceded by a 'Table of Lessons', which is incomplete at the beginning. The text itself is also incomplete at the beginning incomplete (starts with Matthew 1:17) and at the end (ends with John 1:42). i 42.

Of the section numbering only 1α', f. 54b; 1β', f. 55; 1θ', f. 79b, can be made out.


  • Creation: 15th century

Language of Materials

Modern Greek.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open to all. The manuscripts can be consulted in the Centre for Research Collections, Edinburgh University Main Library.


1 bound MS volume

Custodial History

The date 1712 appears on f. 1r, but it is obviously not that of the manuscript.

Previous reference

Laing 667

Physical Facet

Material: Vellum.


19 cm x 14 cm.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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