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Codex with the Four Gospels and the Book of Revelations (01612)

BXM: 001612
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Date: 1292

Dimensions (cm): 22,5 x 16
Provenance: St John the Baptist Monastery, Serres
Creator: Theodosios of Kinsos

The exact date of the codex (1292) is accompanied by the name of the scribe, the monk Theodosios of Kinsos. The exceptionally high quality of the text corresponds to the fine execution of the miniatures. There are canon tables on ff 5v-6r which give concordances between the gospels.