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Tell Kaif, Qalb Al-Aqdas Chaldean Church, QACCT 9, f. 2r. All rights reserved. Image provided by HMML.


Distinctive Letterforms
  • in both the Estrangela form (with a notable upward curve on the top part) and in the usual East Syriac type
  • of the typically East Syriac round type, but when final it is angled
  • not the triangular type, but of the form closer to that in Estrangela;
  • the tāw-ālap ligature is present