The Early Greek Bible Manuscript Project:

New Testament Lectionary Manuscripts

By

Dr. Peter M. Head [Web Page]

 

Apologies that this is still in rough draft. This is only a trial run at the moment.

P.M. Head (Oct 2003)

 

 

Lectionaries

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L59 Moscow, State Hist. Mus., Synod Coll., Cod. 4

XI

Acts & CE, Paul (lect.)

 

Hatch, FDMMNT, XXXIII, p. 138f [fol. 81v = 1 Cor 8.7; Rom 12.1-3; Rom 15.1-3]

Matthaei, V, ad fin.

 

 

L135 Vatican, Cod. Vat. Barb. Gr. 472

VIII

 

 

Cavallo-Maehler 56a [fol. 164v = Luke 1.1-2]

 

 

L150 London, BL, MS Harl. 5598

995

Gospel lect. (Uncial)

 

Barbour, GLH 3 [Luke 4.16, 18]

Maunde Thompson, IGLP 51 [Matt 18.12f]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L183 London, BL, Arundel 547

X

Gospel lect. (Uncial)

 

Buckton, Byzantium, p. 141 (Pl. 150) [fols 94v-95r = portrait of Luke & Luke 4.31ff]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L233 London, BL, Add. 39603

XI

Gospel lect (cruciform)

 

Buckton, Byzantium, p. 164 (Pl. 179) [fol. 1v = John 1.1ff]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L302 Duke, KW Clark Gk Ms 83

c. 1450 (paper)

Evangelistarion

199 ff.; 2 cols. (205 x 127 x 54 mm.), 28 lines. 307 x 212 mm

dukemss76_98.html

 

 

L303 Princeton TS 11.21.1900

XII

Gospel lect.

 

Metzger, MGB 38 [fol. 235r = Matt 3.10f; John 1.19-21]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L330 London, BL, Add MS 28817

1185

Gospel lect.

 

Barbour, GLH 65 [fol. 84v = Matt 19.3, 5][1]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L451 Duke, KW Clark Gk Ms 85

1052

Evangelistarion

242 ff.;2 cols. (225 x 160 x 68 mm.), 22-23 lines. 303 x 224 mm

dukemss76_98.html

Written by Clement the monk who signed and dated the colophon on f. 242v (in Greek):

"Written in the month of July 20, indiction 5, year 6560 [i.e., A. D. 1052]; presented by Clement the worthless monk to the monastery of the most holy Mother of God of the Cave."

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L542 Vatican, Gr. 355

X

Gospel lect. (uncial)

 

Devreesse, Introduction, pl. IV [fol. 266v = Matt 11.27-30]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

l562 Vatican, Gr. 2138

991

Gospel lectionary

 

Metzger, MGB 33 [fol. 29v = John 19.10-16; Matt 27.3-5] = Cavalieri & Lietzmann, 17

Nelson, Iconography, fig. 20 [fol. 35r = symbol of Mark text]

Barbour, GLH 39 [fol. 37r = Mark 15.26-32][2]

 

 

L648 Duke, KW Clark Gk MS28

XVI (paper)

Gospel

232 ff.; 2 cols. (198 x 128 x 55 mm.), 28 lines. 225 x 153 mm.

dukemss26_50.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L809 Sinai, St Cath. Gr. 286

XII

Apostolos

 

Metzger, MGB 39 [fol. 141r = Gal 2.16-20; Col 2.13f]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L1033 Jerusalem, Anastaseos 9

1152

Gospel lect.

 

Barbour, GLH 34 [= Mark 2.24f; 3.1-3][3]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L1491 London, BL, Add. MS 36751

1008

Gospel lect.

 

Barbour, GLH 62 [fol. 171r = Luke 3.4-5, 7].[4]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L1623 Duke, K.W. Clark, Gk MS 82

 

 

c. 1200

Evangelistarion

95 ff.; 2 cols. (260 x 171 x 70 mm.), 23-28 lines. 345 x 238 mm.

dukemss7698

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L1691 Duke, K.W. Clark, Gk MS 2

 

 

XVII

Evangelistarion with daily readings

312ff. including 55 blank; 1 col. (170 x 108 mm.), 25 lines (194 x 137 mm

dukemss01_25.html

Provenance Venice.

In 12s except for signature eta with 14, iota with 10 and mu with 14.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L1839 Duke, KW Clark, Gk Ms 65

XI

Evangelistarion

256 ff.; 2 cols. (182 x 108 x 47 mm.), 27 lines. 245 x 170 mm

dukemss26_50.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L1965 Duke, KW Clark, Gk Ms 10

XII

Evangelistarion

181 ff.; 2 col., 23-24 lines. 265 x 192 mm.

Full description (six pages)

 

 

L1966 Duke, KW Clark, Gk Ms 12

XI-XII (c. 1100)

Evangelistarion

224 ff. with 4 ff., paper added at the end. 2 cols.(232 x 170 x 74 mm.), 29 lines. 330 x 260 mm.

dukemss01_25.html

 

 

L1967 Duke, KW Clark, Gk Ms 24

XI

Evangelistarion

241 ff. (ff. 1-230 are of parchment and ff. 231-241 are paper); 2 cols. (180 x 58 mm.), 20 lines. 246 x 185 mm

dukemss01_25.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L2138 Duke, KW Clark Gk Ms 39

1627 (paper)

Evangelistarion

260 ff.; 2 cols. (2 70 x 160 x 72 mm.), 26 lines. 200 x 272 mm.

Full description (9 pages)

Provenance Walachia

By the scribe Loukas, the "ungarovlachian" under the auspices of the secretary Antonios for the Voivode Radu ov Walachia

 

L2144 Duke, KW Clark Gk Ms27

XII

Evangelistarion

5 ff.(two ff. attached to the binding and serving as endsheets); 2 cols. (172 x 110 x 48 mm.), 28 lines. 225 x 153 mm.

DUKE MSS 26-50

 

 

L2145 Duke, KW Clark Gk Ms43

XIII

Evangelistarion: single leaf: portions of the readings for June 24 (Luke 1:59-80)-June 25 (Matthew 16: 13-18)

1 f.; 2 cols. (185 x 110 x 50 mm.), 33 lines. 228 x 154 mm.

DUKE MSS 26-50

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L2411 Duke, KW Clark Gk Ms 89

XII

Evangelistarion

1 f., 2 cols. (207 x 132; 1 col.: 207 x 60 mm.), 23 lines. 219 x 142 mm.

dukemss76_98

The fore edge and tail have been trimmed with the loss of a portion of the letters at the end of the line along the vertical margins. The text begins in the middle of the readings for the fifth Sunday in Matthew (8:31) and continues through the sixth and ends in the middle of the reading for the seventh Sunday at Matthew 9:3.

 

L2412 Duke, KW Clark Gk Ms 92

XII/XIII

Evangelistarion

276 ff., 2 cols. (194 x 160 mm.; 1 col.:194 x 68 mm.), 20 lines. 278 x 218 mm

dukemss76_98

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Trinity College, Cambridge, B.17.20.17

17. A double leaf of vellum, 12.625 x 10.75, in double columns of 22 lines, written in a large minuscule of cent. xi, in brownish ink. It is from an Evangelistarium. The first leaf begins κείμενοσ . ἢ ὁ διακονω̑ν (Lc. xxii.27) to οἱ μαθηταὶ αὐτου̑ (v.39). Then follows Lc. xxii.39-42 γενέσθω.
The second leaf begins λυθυι̑αι αὐτῳ̑ (Lc. xxiii.55) to ἐντολήν (v. 56). Then follows Mt. vi.1-13, and lastly Mt. vi.14 ending ὁ πατήρ.

 

 

 



[1] Lake, vol. II, MS 84, pl. 149-150.

[2] Cavalieri & Lietzmann, 17; Follieri 32; Lake, vol. VII, MS 266, pl. 472; Lefort, pl. 60; Pal Soc. II.87.

[3] Lake, vol. I, MS 11, pl. 19-22

[4] Lake, vol. II, MS 67, pl. 121-3.