Beta

Rahlfs 200

Oxford, Bodleian Library, Barocci 15. No diktyon: 47301.
a. 1104/1105  The date is that of the first Easter tables. Lake, Dated Greek Minuscule Manuscripts, II, 12 | Parchment (1–394); Paper (I–II, 395–396), 393 ff., 160 × 120 mm, 1 col., 16 lines per page. |  Minuscule (Perlschrift „evoluta“; D'Aiuto, Un'attività, p. 78.); Majuscule (Titles and numbers of the Psalms and the Odes.). | Provenance: The collection of Francesco and Jacopo Barocci was bought in 1628 by William Herbert (1580-1630), 3rd Earl of Pembroke, and later donated to the Bodleian Library .  Cf. Hutter, Corpus, I, p. 54. See also here
Psalter. | The titles and the numbering of the Psalms and Odes are written in gold. There are some decorative friezes (ff. 1r, 77r, 196r, 344r) and some miniatures (ff. 39v, 343r-v). The manuscript also has some marginal notes (i.e ff. 363v, 365v, 378v). The codex has been damaged probably due to water infiltrations. The handwriting is no longer visible in some folios (i.e., ff. 379r, 384v, 389r).Text-type: L.
Content
1r–9vS. Basilii in Psalterium prologus CPG 2836
9v–11vTheodoretus Cyrensis, Interpretatio In Psalmos CPG 6202
11v–14vDe psalmis graduum Coxe, Catalogi, c. 23
14v–15vDe psalterio primum edendo Coxe, Catalogi, c. 23
15v–17vAthanasius, Synopsis scripturae sacrae PG 28, 436-437
17v–19rDe psalterii interpretibus Coxe, Catalogi, c. 23
19r–20rDe diapsalmata Coxe, Catalogi, c. 23
20r–22rQuid est psalterium, et quid psalterium decachordum
22r–28rS. Cosmae Indicopleustes in Psalterium prologus Βοοk V, sections 116-120 ca. Cf. W. Wolska-Conus, Cosmas Indicopleustès. Topographie chrétienne, II, Paris 1976 (Sources chrétiennes 159)
28r–30rJoannes Damascenus, De theologia PG 95, 228–229
30r–33rDe fide argumentum Coxe, Catalogi, c. 24
33v–39rCyclus Paschalis cum tabulis eodem spectantibus
39vMiniature: David and Goliath
40r–341vPs 1–150
342r–342vPs 151
343rMiniature: David and Goliath
344r–346vOd 1
346v–354rOd 2
354v–356rOd 3
356r–359vOd 4
359v–361vOd 5
361v–362vOd 6
362v–367rOd 7
367v–369vOd 8
370r–372vOd 9
372v–374vOd 11 Od 10 is missing
375r–378vOd 12
378v–380vOd 14 Od 13 is missing
381rψῆφος ἐπακτῶν πῶς φέρει ὁ ἐνιαυτὸς ἐπάνω τῶν ξε´ ἡμερῶν, ὥρας γ´ Coxe, Catalogi, c. 24
382rπερὶ τῆς σελήνης πόσα φέγγη ἔχουσιν οἱ ιθ´ κύκλοι αὐτῆς. Coxe, Catalogi, c. 24
384vψῆφος τοῦ νομικοῦ πάσχα Coxe, Catalogi, c. 24
386rτοῦ μὲν νομικοῦ πάσχα, ὅσαι εἰσὶ κατὰ τὸν ψῆφον Coxe, Catalogi, c. 24
388rἐκ τοῦ Δαμασκηνοῦ Ἰωάννου περὶ τῶν ἐπακτῶν τῆς σελήνης Coxe, Catalogi, c. 24
389rπερὶ τοῦ εὑρεῖν τὴν ἰσομερίαν Coxe, Catalogi, c. 24
390rπερὶ τῶν στάσεων τῶν μηνῶν καὶ εἰς οἵαν ἡμέραν εἰσέρχεται ὁ μήν Coxe, Catalogi, c. 24
391v–394vἐρμηνεία εἰς τὸ Κύριε Ἰησοῦ Χριστὲ ὁ Θεὸς ἡμῶν ἐλέησον ἡμᾶς Coxe, Catalogi, c. 25
Bibliography
D'Aiuto, F., Un’attività di famiglia? Un copista «discendente del calligrafo Efrem», in Rivista di Studi Bizantini e Neoellenici 48 (2011), 78 nr. 20.
Parpulov, G., Toward a History of Byzantine Psalters ca. 850–1350 AD, Plovdiv 2014, 61 nr. 63, 63 nr. 78, 130 nr. 25, 138 nr. 17, 146–147, 159, 165–166, 246 nr. 6.
Catalogues
Coxe, H., Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Bodleianae, I, Oxford 1853 [repr. 1969], 23–25. 
Falconer, M. – Craster, H. H. E., Summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford, vol. 2.1: Collections received before 1660 and miscellaneous MSS. acquired during the first half of the 17th century, nos. 1–3490, Oxford 1922, 4. 
Hutter, I., Corpus der byzantinischen Miniaturenhandschriften, I–III: Oxford, Bodleian Library (Denkmäler der Buchkunst 9/2), Stuttgart 1977, I, 54–55 nr. 37, Abb. 201–206; III–1, 332–333.
Lake, K. – Lake, S., Dated Greek Minuscule Manuscripts to the Year 1200, II, Boston 1934 (Monumenta Palaeographica Vetera. First Series), 12 nr. 61, pl. 111. 
Rahlfs, A., Verzeichnis der griechischen Handschriften des Alten Testaments, Berlin 1914 (Mitteilungen des Septuaginta–Unternehmens der königlichen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften zu Göttingen 2), 168.
Spartharakis, I., Corpus of Dated Illuminated Greek Manuscripts to the Year 1453, I–II, Leiden 1981 (Byzantina Neerlandica, 8/1–2), I, 38 nr. 120; II, pl. 229–230.