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Gospel of the Byzantine Emperor Katakouzinos

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This book is an excellent example of the summit of the Byzantine art of calligraphy.
Greek Edition – Pages: 790

Dimensions: 38.5 x 28cm
Weight: 8.6 kg

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The Gospel of Katakouzinos is a unique byzantine manuscript written on parchment. Collectible edition. In its 400 pages the Gospel οf the moveable feasts, the 11 Eothina Gospels and the Gospels of the Menologium are included. The manuscript dates back to the year 1340-1341 AD. The Donor according to the one page imperial note is the Byzantine Emperor Ioannis Katakouzinos. It is the richest donation of books that has ever been made for a Mount Athos Monastery. This book is an excellent example of the summit of the Byzantine art of calligraphy.

Greek Edition – Pages: 790

Dimensions: 38.5 x 28cm
Weight: 8.6 kg

Additional information

Weight9.00 kg
Dimensions15 x 35 cm