Collection ID: 0021 | Metadata type: TEI
Hebrew MS 38 Psalms
Call numberHebrew MS 38
(Manchester, United Kingdom, University of Manchester, University of Manchester Library, Hebrew Manuscripts)
PublisherUniversity of Manchester Library
Fourteenth or fifteenth century
This small square-shaped manuscript contains a section from the Hebrew Bible, i.e. Psalms 45:16-78:46 (the latter verse is the last one sufficiently legible on folio 24b, see line 8).
- Several pages repaired with transparent paper. Iron-gall ink damage. Stains. Irregular corners.
Extent24 ff. (ii+24+ii); 145 x 155m
FoliationModern pencil foliation in Arabic numerals at the top outer corner of side a of each folio.
BindingGreen modern fake leather binding, with gold-tooled lettering on spine reading 'PSALTERIUM HEBRAICE. FRAG.'.
ColophonTiberian vocalisation and cantillation signs. The Psalms are numbered in the margin using Hebrew alphanumerical notation. The text after Psalm 78:46 is not immediately recognisable as belonging to the rest of the Psalm.
- Acquired by Enriqueta Rylands and later bequeathed to the John Rylands Library.
- Bible. Old Testament--Versions, Jewish
- 14th century
- 15th century
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