- The Service Menaion for June
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Last Manuscriptorium process date: 19.3.2012
Institution: "Ivan Vazov" Public Library - Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Repository: Special collections
Collection: Unique, rare and valuable editions
Text Language: Old Bulgarian
Title: The Service Menaion for June 1695
Author: Krastyo Grammatik
Contains the services for each day of the month, without synaxaristic hagiology.
crown with a star and a half-moon above
Late printed foliation. Hand-written numbering on separate folios.
Stiff, glossy paper. Preserved complete and bound. In very good condition.
Script - medium calligraphic poluustav, Srednogoski type. Resavski orthography. A scribe's note on f. 116b. Inscription, in skoropis, from the same year the manuscript was written in the Kuklen Monastery, during the time of Father Superior priest hieromonk Theophan,
Balkan style decoration with plait-like polychromatic headpieces and exquisitely illuminated initials in geometric and plant style.
In very good condition.
Wooden boards covered with ornamented leather.
Place of Origin: Kuklen Monastery of "Cosmas and Damian"
Place of Origin: Bulgaria
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