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Columbia, University of Missouri, Ellis Library, Special Collections,  Fragmenta Manuscripta 197
Description: f. 1r-v - Not bound - John Bagford (1650s-1716) to St. Martin-in-the-Fields; sale 1861 to Sir Thomas Phillipps, n.15758; his sale 22 May, 1913, lot 742; Sir Sydney Cockerell (1867-1962) sale Sotheby's 3 April, 1957; William Salloch (Ossining NY) Cat. 258 (1968) to U. Missouri. - M. McC. Gatch, "Fragmenta Manuscripta and Varia at Missouri and Cambridge," Transactions of the Cambridge Bibliographical Society9 (1990) 434-75.
Acknowledgments: - Prof. L. Voigts and Dr. K. Gould kindly supplied the information that made this description possible, with dating provided by Dr. N. Kavrus-Hoffmann (see below).
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 2
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/FragmentaManuscripta197_45
Language: Greek Country: Byzantium Century: 10th

Part 1: f. 1r-v
Description: - Parchment - 220 x 174 mm - One column with 20 lines with marginal commentary, no bounding lines and no discernable ruling
Country: ByzantiumCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XinSearchable Date Range: 900 - 915
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Greek minuscule bouletee
Other Decoration: Script is no later than the first quarter of the 10th century, and it might be copied at the very end of the 9th century.
Notes: Similar to Bibl. Apost. Vaticana, Reg. gr. 29; see E. Follieri, "La minuscola libraria dei secoli IX e X," in La pale'ographie grecque et byzantine(Paris 1977) 139-153 at 147 & pl. 8b; M. L. Agati, La minuscola "boulete'e"(1992) 93-94 & pl. 51. Greek
Acknowledgments: - Dr. Nadezhda Kavrus-Hoffmann localized and dated the fragment and provided the relevant bibliography; we are grateful for her help.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: f. 1r-v
Title: Sermons on the deadly sins
Language(s): Greek
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Frag 197r   Marginalia by a later hand, perhaps s. XV, containing a list of Greek Christian names in alphabetical order (probably not connected to the main text).
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Frag 197v   Script is a pure minuscule, not contaminated by majuscule forms; it uses an archaic form of the letter "kappa" (see, for example, "kai" at the end of the first line).
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