Organ of Praise of the Virgin Mary (Argānona Weddāsē)

Format
Manuscript, Book
Language
Ethiopic
Published/​Created
[Ethiopia], [between 1670 and 1730]
Description
1 item ; 16 x 16 cm

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Donor
Notes
  • Parchment. 152 folios; 2 columns, 14 lines. Wooden boards, leather spine, skin case with strap.
  • Forms part of: Robert Garrett Collection of Ethiopic Manuscripts.
Contents
  • 1. Folio 1r-v. Hymn of Praise (ʻesagged) to the Virgin Mary Along with a curse directed at those who would steal, erase, burn, or take the book by force.
  • 2. Folio 2r-4v. Three Miracles of the Virgin Mary
  • 3. Folio 5r-149r. Organ of Praise (Argānona Weddāsē) Marked for reading on each day of the week.
  • 4. Folio 149r-150v. Calendrical Notes
  • 5. Folio 150v-152v. Salām or Hymn of Salutation to St. George
OCLC
1340514130
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