Rahlfs 1100 Beta

Messina, Biblioteca Regionale Universitaria “Giacomo Longo”, San Salvatore 117. Numéro diktyon: 40778.
s. VIII–XIII 1115-1116: ff. 001r-237v (subscr. f. 237v); XIII: ff. 238r–242v; VIII: ff. Xr-XIv (scriptura inferior) cf. Mancini, 1907:185; XI–XII: f. Xr–XIv (scriptura media); XII: ff. IXr–XIv (scriptura superior; later replacements for lost original folia). | Paper (ff. Ir–VIIIv, I’-II'); Palimpsest (ff. IXr–XIv); Parchment (ff. 1r–242v), 242 ff., 161 × 196 mm Text area mm 153/162x120/126, 1-2 col., 22–24 lines per page. |  Minuscule (“Scrittura di Reggio”; ff. 1r–237v); Minuscule (several supplementary hands; ff. 238r–242v); Minuscule (“Scrittura rossanese”; ff. IXr–XIv); Majuscule (Ogivale diritta; ff. Xr–XIv: scriptura inferior); Majuscule (“Auszeichnungsmajuskel”; ff. 1r–237v: Titles). | Scribe: Λέων νοτάριος πόλεως Ῥηγίου VGH: 262D; RGK III 389-390. | Provenance: Reggio di Calabria.
Psalms and Odes with commentary, plus fragments from an Old Testament Lectionary. | This manuscript contains Psalms and Odes with an anonymous marginal commentary the same as manuscripts Vindob. Theol. gr. 152 and Vat. Barber. gr. 455, recognised by Georgi Parpulov (2014:141 n. 1). On ff. 001r-232v, the text is arranged in two columns: the first occupied by the text and the second by the anonymous commentary; starting from f. 233v, there is only the text without any commentary. Traces of the quires numbering are still visible on certain leaves, i. e., f. 7, upper outer margin: β´. | Text-type: L.
Content
I–VIIIBlank
IXr–v (scr. sup.)Hymn for the Anastasis with musical anotations (cf. Mancini, 1907:182-183)
IXr–v (scr. inf.)Not decipherable. In this folio, someone has used a light solution of Oak-gall tincture to refresh the scriptura inferior
Xr–XIv (scr. sup.)Ps 1:1a-2:5b with anonymous commentary
Xr–XIv (scr. med.)fragments from an Old Testament Lectionary (Prophetologion), e.g. Gen 9:11-17; Prov 12:8a-23a; Is 26:21a-21c f. Xr, decipherment: Prov 12:8a-16a, inc.: στόμα δικαίου ἐγκωμιάζεται ὑπὸ ἀνδροῦ, νοθροκάρδιος δὲ μυκτηρίζεται. fin.: ὁδοὶ ἀφρόνων ὀρθαὶ ἐνώπιον αὐτῶν, εἰσακούει δὲ συμβουλίας σοφός. ἄφρων ἀφθη (sic.). f. XIv, decipherment: Gen 9:11-17, inc.: ἔτι ἀπὸ τοῦ ὕδατος τοῦ κατακλυσμοῦ, καὶ οὐκ ἔσται ἔτι κατακλυσμὸς ὕδατος τοῦ καταφθεῖραι πᾶσαν τὴν γῆν. fin.: καὶ εἶπεν ὁ θεὸς τῷ Νωε Τοῦτο τὸ σημεῖον τῆς διαθήκης, ἧς διεθέμην ἀνὰ μέσον ἐμοῦ καὶ ἀνὰ μέσον πάσης σαρκός, ἥ ἐστιν ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς
Xr–XIv (scr. inf.)fragments from an Old Testament Lectionary (Prophetologion), e.g. Gen 6:17-23; Prov 6:23a-31b; Is 6:31b–7:6 f. Xr, decipherment: Prov 6:23a-31b,  inc.: ὅτι λύχνος ἐντολὴ νόμου καὶ φῶς, καὶ ὁδὸς ζωῆς ἔλεγχος καὶ παιδεία. fin.: ἐὰν γὰρ ἁλο, ἀποτήση ἑπταπλάσηα καὶ πάντα τὰ ὑπάρχοντα αὐτοῦ δούς. f. XIv, decipherment: Gen 6:17-23, inc.: […] σελεύσῃ δὲ εἰς τὴν κιβωτόν, σὺ καὶ οἱ υἱοί σου καὶ ἡ γυνή σου καὶ αἱ γυναῖκες τῶν υἱῶν σου μετὰ σοῦ. fin.: καὶ ἐποίησεν Νωε πάντα, ὅσα ἐνετείλατο αὐτῷ κύριος ὁ θεός, οὕτως ἐποίησεν
1r–12vPs 3:4a–13:7c with marginal commentary “Anonymus Vindobonensis”, cf. Parpulov, 2014: 141
13r–18vPs 16:15a– 18:15b with marginal commentary
19r–215rPs 20:3b-151
215rTitl: Δόγμα περὶ Τριάδος inc.: Πατὴρ Υἱός Πνεῦμα ἅγιον τρία πρόσωτα μία εἰκών fin.: καὶ φύσις καὶ γένος καὶ μορφὴ καὶ ἀξία ἕv ἐστιν
215v–229vOde 1–7 with marginal commentary “Anonymus Vindobonensis”, cf. Parpulov, 2014: 141
229v–230rDan 3:46-51
230v–232vOd 8 with marginal commentary
232v–233rOde 9 Without commentary: text on two columns
233v–235rOde 11–14 Without commentary: text on two columns
235r–236vHymns and Prayers
236v–237vverse epigrams cf. DBBE
237vSubscription
238rPater noster (Latin in Greek characters) tit. Τὸ Πατὴρ ἠμῶν (sic.) ρωμάϊκον (sic.)
238r–241rVarious texts and some excerpta from a Euchologion (cf. Mancini, 1907:184)
242r–242vSome notes no longer readable
I'–II'
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Catalogue
Lake, K. – Lake, S.: Dated Greek Minuscule Manuscripts to the Year 1200, IX: Manuscripts in Rome, part III, in Messina, in Naples, and in London, Boston (Massachusetts) 1938, 5 (nr. 348).
Mancini, A.: Codices Graeci monasterii Messanensis S. Salvatoris, Messina 1907, 182–185 (https://www2.regione.sicilia.it/beniculturali/brum/manoscritti_mancini/p.182-183.jpg).
Rahlfs, A.: Verzeichnis der griechischen Handschriften des Alten Testaments (Mitteilungen des Septuaginta–Unternehmens der königlichen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften zu Göttingen, 2), Berlin 1914, 137.
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