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  • MS 1 3




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    Bible

    Pentateuch with Haftarot and Megillot


    Manuscript ID:
    MS 1 3

    Place:
    Germany?

    Date:
    c. 14th century

    Description:
    ink on parchment, 154 leaves (24 x 18 cm.); text in two columns; Masorah above and below text, as well as intercolumnar; Ashkenazi square Hebrew characters

    Copyist:
    Benjamin

    Former Owner:
    Leon Yitshak

    Subject:
    Bible

    English Text:

    This Masoretic Pentateuch is extensively illuminated with red and green initial words to the parashiyot, and is decorated with flora and fauna as well as grotesques. The last page bears a lovely red and gold lion above the name of a former owner, Leon Yitshak (לאון יצחק).


    Manuscript Link:
    https://huc.on.worldcat.org/oclc/959339128


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