Beta

Rahlfs 1653

London, British Library, Add. 11835. No diktyon: 38863.
s. XIII; s. XVI–XVII  s. XIII: ff. 2r-120v; s. XVI-XVII: ff. 1r-1v, 121r-121v | Parchment (ff. 2-120); Paper (ff. 1, 121), 121 ff., 80 × 60 mm, 1 col., 25 lines per page. |  Minuscule (Minuscule with some elements of the “epsilon style”). | Provenance: Mount Sinai Monastery. | Owners: Γρηγόριος, ἱερομόναχος from Cyprus (s. XVII ?), Samuel Butler (1774-1839), bishop of Lichfield. The manuscript was purchased from his library in 1841.
Psalms and Odes. | The manuscript is distinguished for its enlarged decorated initials. The titles and the initials are written in red ink. The Psalms are divided into kathismata.Text-type: L.
Content
1r–110vPs 1-151
111r–112rOde 1
112r–114vOde 2
114v–115vOde 3
115v–117rOde 4
117r–117vOde 5
117v–118rOde 6
118r–119rOde 7
119r–120rDaniel 3:46-51 and Ode 8
120vOde 9
121r–121vPrayer, colophon by the hieromonk Γρηγόριος
Bibliography
Omont, H.,: “Notes sur les manuscrits grecs du British Museum”, Bibliothèque de l'École des Chartes 45 (1884), 314–350, 332. 
Parpulov, G.: Toward a History of Byzantine Psalters, ca. 850–1350 AD, Plovdiv 2014, Appendix B1. 
Catalogues
Catalogue of Additions to the Manuscripts in the British Museum, 1841–1845, London 1850, 10. 
Rahlfs, A.: Verzeichnis der griechischen Handschriften des Alten Testaments (Mitteilungen des Septuaginta–Unternehmens der königlichen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften zu Göttingen 2), Berlin 1914, 104. 
Richard, M.: Inventaire des manuscrits grecs du British Museum, Paris 1952, 18.