Ethiopic manuscript bible - Late XIX / early XX century - 1700

Description
Ethiopic manuscript bible - Late XIX / early XX century - 1700
Bibles - Quantity: 1 - Manuscript

Ethiopian Bible - size: 16 x 12 x 7 cm.
167 pages, rigid parchment.

Period: late 19th - early 20th century.

Two-colour manuscript (red and black) on rigid parchment.

18 / 20 rows per page - full page or on 2 vertical columns side by side.

Braided rope binding.

Wooden covers.

Leather case.

8 illuminations with beautiful colours, perfectly preserved,
and a drawing (worshippers in procession).

Insured shipping via TNT courier.

Lot details
Object
Manuscript
Number of Books
1
Subject
Bibles
Book Title
Ethiopic manuscript bible - Late XIX / early XX century
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1700
Edition
manuscript
Language
Ethiopian
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
167
Dimensions
16×12 cm
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