TYPE: Book
DIMENSIONS: 14.25 x 9 inches ( 36.1 x 22.86 cm)
COMPONENTS: 1166 pages. Beautiful velvet binding with fine silver work.
CONDITION: Complete
ITEM ID: 5314
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Armenian Book with Velvet and Silver Cover

DATE
Year: 1810
Decade: 1810s
Century: 19th (1801-1900)

May be a book of church hymns or perhaps some other Eastern Orthodox Christian topic.

According to scholar Sebouh Aslanian, “Լիակատար վարք եւ վկայաբանութիւն սրբոց որք կան ի հին տօնացուցի Եկեղեցւոյ Հայաստանեայց. A complete lives of the saints and martyrology available in ancient feasts of saints of saints of the church of Armenia, published in a multi-volume addition by Mkrtich Avgerian in San Lazzaro, Venice. This work was a hagiography of saints lives.”