Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 187 (T.8.19)
Title: Horologion
Date of Creation: Between 1399 and 1599
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Horologion. Graece.
Horologion. (Office Book of the Eastern Church): (Incomplete.)
Begins - under a device in black and red - (1, 1 [f. 1] recto lines 1-7): [Greek characters] [rubric] | B [large rubricated initial] [Greek characters] = Venice Ed. p. 9, line 18.
Ends (31, 9 [f. 244] verso line 16): [Greek characters].
Remarks: On i, 2 verso in an XVIII. Cent. hand: 16 13 49 [the last in pencil, to supersede '13' struck through with pencil].
On i, 3 recto in a similar hand: ABX
On ii, 1 verso and 2 recto is a Hymn or Prayer to "the great martyr Demetrius" in a contracted (XVI. XVII. Cent.) Greek hand.
Inserted loose between i, 2. and 3. is a scrap of paper with a blue-pencilled note by the Rev. T(hos.) M(ilne,) of Lethendy and Kinloch: "Office Book of the Eastern Church | Horologion | See 1st word of MS. and Neale II. 848. T.M." (Scrap of paper no longer present, 12/5/81.)
30, 3 verso last line (= Venice Ed. p. 435, first line) has, in the margin, two ill written Arabic words [KANUN ALTASBIHAH] translating the Greek title [Greek characters].
30, 8 verso line 12 = Ven. Ed. p. 438. line 19.
31, 3 verso line 9 = Ven. Ed. p. 442, line 20.
The inserted portion = Ven. Ed. p. 14, line 13 - p. 27, line 17.
4, 4. 5. = Ven. Ed. p. 27, line 17 - p. 29, penult. line.
The second insertion = Ven. Ed. p. 29 penult. line - p. 31, line 24.
The original resumes at Ven. Ed. p. 31, line 25.
[Formerly P.4.3; S.10.171].
T.8.19. [Greek characters] s.xv (some substitutions s.xvi). Paper, 244 ff. 125 x 90. 1 col. 16 11. i-ii8, iii6 (substitution), iv12(-8; partly substitution), v-xxiv8, xxv12, xxvi8, xxvii6, xxviii-xxix8, xxx10(-1). (Ian C. Cunningham: Greek Manuscripts in Scotland. Edinburgh, NLS, 1982.)
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper (Oriental, very stout, glazed), 5 x 3, ff. 244, in single cols. of 16 lines, each 3 3/4 x 2 3/8, margined (and ruled?) with bodkin, no catchwords or foliation, signatures (traces only), rubrics and rubricated initials (large and small), much cropped, no marginalia, missing leaves supplied in a later hand, fol. sec. [Greek characters]. Cent. XV-XVI.
Binding: Millboards, covered black calf, blind-tooled, blue spattered edges. Late Cent. XVII.
[For detailed collation see: John Young and P. Henderson Aitken, A Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Library of The Hunterian Museum in The University of Glasgow. (Glasgow, 1908), p. 133.]
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Greek
Material Type: Document
Bibliography: Ian C. Cunningham, Greek Manuscripts in Scotland: summary catalogue, with addendum (Edinburgh, 1982); John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), pp 133-134.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

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author: Orthodox Eastern Church
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