Diyarbakir, Meryem Ana Syriac Orthodox Church, 130; 7/12

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Physical description: paper, 18.6 × 13.5 cm, 131 fol., 1 col. Several pages of the MS are blank: fol. 1 and 131, 67r, and much of 105 (the verso is blank and the recto contains a colophon in Garšūnī dated to 16th Adar 1917). Some missing pages are replaced with Garšūnī translation (fol. 2, 7-10), some with Syriac text (67v, 75-77, 86-87, 96-97).

Language(s): Syriac and Garšūnī

Date: 15th cent.

Provenance: unknown.

Contents: West Syriac Life of Mary (CANT 95; fol. 1r-124r) featuring:

Protevangelium of James (CANT 50; as book 1, 1r-13v; and book 2, 13v-20r)

Vision of Theophilus (CANT 56; as book 3, 20r-54v)

Infancy Gospel of Thomas (CANT 57; as book 4, fol. 54r-60r)

Dormition of the Virgin (CANT 123-124; as book 5, 60r-104r, and book 6, 104r-124r)

Additional Contents: Miracle of the Theotokos in the city of Apamea (fol. 124r-127v), and Ps.-Ephrem, On the Malice of the Jews Against Mary and Joseph (fol. 127v-130v).

Catalogs: Uncataloged.

Other online databases: HMML.

Entry created: 22 July 2016.