TYPE: Book
DIMENSIONS: 167 x 120 mm.
COMPONENTS: 248ff; with 16 illuminations; 8 canon tables; 110 marginal scenes; silver cover
NOTES: This is one of the most finest manuscripts to survive from the school of Constantinople in the 17th century.
ITEM ID: 342

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Four Gospels with Silver Cover

DATE
Year: 1651
Decade: 1650s
Century: 17th (1601-1700)

The Four Gospels with a silver cover, 16 illuminations, 8 canon tables and 110 marginal scenes from the life of Christ. The books are dated to 1671, but the silver cover is 1675.

ARTISTS
Name: Minas Vardapet
Type: Commissioner