Mardin, Church of the Forty Martyrs, 101

Former shelfmarks: Dolabani 54

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Physical description: paper, 30 × 20 cm, pp. vi+337+v, 1–3 col.

Language(s): Syriac, Garšūnī

Date: 15th/16th cent. and 19th/20th cent.

Provenance: unknown


Arabic Infancy Gospel (CANT 58; beginning and ending missing, pp. 143–50; in Garšūnī)

Infancy Gospel of Thomas (CANT 57; pp. 151–54; in Syriac)

Additional Contents: works by Barhebraeus (poems, pp. 1–80 and an abridged copy of the Storehouse of Mysteries, pp. 83–139) and a Commentary on Matthew perhaps composed by Mushe bar Kifo (beginning and ending missing, pp. 157–336).


Dolabani, Yuhanna and Gregorios Ibrahim. Catalogue of Syriac Manuscripts in Za’faran Monastery, Dar Mardin. Christian Arabic and Syriac Studies from the Middle East 27. Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press, 2009 (part 1, p. 221).

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Entry created by Tony Burke, York University (, 29 September 2016.