Byzantine

Four Gospels, 1296

Parchment, wooden boards, 18th century black Venetian calf, gilt tooled; illuminations: tempera on vellum; text: ink on vellum. 22 lines, 297 folios
h. 19.5 cm., w. 14.5 cm., d. 8.5 cm. (7 11/16 x 5 11/16 x 3 3/8 in.) 8.7 x 13.6 cm. (3 7/16 x 5 3/8 in.) (column)
Gift of Frank Jewett Mather Jr.
y1935-70