An Early Ethiopic Manuscript Fragment (Twelfth–Thirteenth Century) from the Monastery of St Antony (Egypt)

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el-Antony, Fr. Maximous; Blid, Jesper; Butts, Aaron Michael;
  • Publisher: Universität Hamburg, Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies
  • Journal: Aethiopica (issn: 2194-4024, eissn: 1430-1938)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15460/aethiopica.19.1.969
  • Subject: Ethiopian studies; Philology; Manuscript studies, Paleography | Egypt; Zena Abaw; monastic literature; John Chrysostom; paleography | ddc:090 | ddc:400 | ddc:490 | ddc:800 | ddc:890

This article presents a single fragmentary folio that was recently uncovered in excavations at the Monastery of St Antony (Egypt). This folio was discovered in a secondary deposit below the foundations of a church which was in all likelihood constructed in the 1230s. A ... View more