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Bodmer Psalms

#ArtifactoftheDay Bodmer Papyrus XXIV - Psalms 112-114 leaf.

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Ethiopian Psalter

#ArtifactoftheDay Ethiopic Psalter from the 20th century.

The Psalter is of great importance in the Ethiopic tradition, as well as a book called The Miracles of Mary, which praises the works of Mary the mother of Jesus.

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Gutenberg Page

#ArtifactoftheDay Leaf of the Gutenberg Bible.

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Book of Hours in Latin

#ArtifactoftheDay A beautifully illuminated miniature Book of Hours in Latin ca. 1500.

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Gospel Lectionary with Matthew

#ArtifactoftheDay Hagia Sophia Lectionary, in Greek (ca. 1050-1080 with additions ca. 1543).

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