Coptic Scriptures

Coptic Scriptures

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Coptic Church.
Title: Coptic Scriptures
Dates: 19th century
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms1247

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a scroll and a bound volume of Coptic Scriptures from the mid-nineteenth century. Both manuscripts are on vellum and rubricated. The volume bound between wooden boards, is encased in its original leather sling pouch. The script is meditational, excerpting portions of the Psalms.

Index Terms

Scrolls (information artifacts)

Administrative Information

Custodial History note

Gift of Gene Boyce.

Preferred Citation note

Coptic Scriptures, ms 1247, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Scriptures, 19th century