Resh melle. History of the World, Part 1. Rotograph of Ms. British Museum. Or.9384. Syriac text [ff.148], by Yohannan bar Penkaye

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12" PA (MES). [? Copy of 19th century manuscript. History of creation and salvation; Rabban Hormizd Monastery; (village) Alkosh; written at the time of Mar Elias XII (names the 12th patriarch) by a priest Isa ibn Isaiah ibn/sub-deacon Cyriacus from ?Aqrus, from the Sindi region].

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Custodial History

Information for this catalogue was transferred from the original entry under 'Syriac', within the card catalogue index to SOAS manuscripts.

Related Material

SOAS Ref: PP MS 51/07/085 [Order with: PP MS 51, Guest, Box 5] - Ebied, R. Y. Some Syriac Manuscripts from the Collection of Sir E. A. Wallis Budge, incl. in Symposium Syriacum 1972, Rome, pp. 509-39 (Orientalia Christiana Analecta vol. 197)

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