Anastasimatarion / hypo Chrysaphē tou neou.

Chrysaphēs, ho Neos [Browse]
Manuscript, Book
Modern Greek (1453-)
circa 1750-1759.
1 v. (289 pages) : paper ; 156 x 111 (120 x 85) mm bound to 167 x 115 mm.


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Restrictions note
Open for research.
Summary note
Greek manuscript hymnal (Byzantine notation) in black and red ink. Organized in the form of Byzantine music lessons. Contains music by Chrysaphēs ho neos, Leōn ho Sophos, Iōannēs ho Glykys, Manouēl ho Gazēs, Balasios hiereus, Manouēl ho Chrysaphēs, Melchisedek Episkopos Raidestou, Iōannēs ho Koukouzelēs and Antōnios hiereus. It is an anthology of hymns for vespers (Akathistos Hymn) and other parts of the liturgy written by the priest monk Germanos from the Holy Trinity.
  • Ms. codex.
  • Title supplied by cataloger.
  • Physical description: 11 double lines per page; numerous large ornamental initial letters in red ink.
Binding note
Princeton copy 1 Bound in contemporary brown leather (blind-tooled decoration) over hard boards (somewhat worn); sewn on three raised bands.
Language note
In Byzantine neumes.
Source acquisition
Princeton copy 1 Purchase ; Acquired with matching funds provided by the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund. 2016. AM 2016-77.
Other title(s)
Other standard number
  • C0879 (Princeton Greek MS. 119)
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