Hē theia leitourgia tou en hagiois patros hemōn Iōannou tou Chrysostomou.

Orthodox Eastern Church [Browse]
Uniform title
Manuscript, Book
Modern Greek (1453-)
circa 1685-1700.
1 v.([i+44+i] leaves) : ill. ; 156 x 105 (105 x 65) mm bound to 165 x 112 mm.


Getty AAT genre
Restrictions note
Open for research.
Summary note
Consists of the liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom, as well as prayers to the Lord and to the Virgin Mary.
  • Ms. codex.
  • Title from folio 1r.
  • Physical description: 13 lines a page; written in Greek script in black ink, many illuminated initial letters; a few initials and titles in red ink; without foliation or pagination. The scene of the Annunciation of the Virgin Mary is in the center of the upper cover, while the arms of the Russian order of St. Andrew on the lower; spine slightly cracked. Additions of a second hand at the top of folios [8v-9r].
Binding note
Bound in late 17th-century red morocco gilt over wooden boards; sewn on three raised bands; endbands in secondary sewing in red and gold; red stained edges; two clasps and catches.
Source acquisition
Purchase: Acquired with matching funds provided by the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund. AM 2017-129.
Other standard number
  • C0879 (Princeton Greek MS. 130)
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