Coptic Scriptures

Coptic Scriptures

Descriptive Summary

Title: Coptic Scriptures
Creator: Coptic Church
Inclusive Dates: 19th century
Language(s): Geez
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms1247
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a scroll and a bound volume of Coptic Scriptures from the mid-nineteenth century. Both manuscripts are on vellum and rubricated. The volume bound between wooden boards, is encased in its original leather sling pouch. The script is meditational, excerpting portions of the Psalms.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Gift of Gene Boyce.

Preferred Citation

Coptic Scriptures, ms 1247, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2020.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Scriptures, 19th century

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