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Syriac Paleography: Garshuni

Section 2: Serto Examples of Garshuni

Bzommar, BzSr 1 (dated 1289/90)
Daniel b. al-Ḫaṭṭāb, The Verification of our Confession

Bzommar, BzSr 1, ff. 80v-81r.

This manuscript above has texts in both Syriac and Garshuni.

 

Jerusalem, SMMJ 10 (dated 1474/5)
Psalms

Jerusalem, SMMJ 10, ff. 24v-25r.

Jerusalem, SMMJ 43 (dated 1552)
Pentateuch with Commentary

Jerusalem, SMMJ 43, ff. 18v-19r.

Aleppo, SOAA 148 (16th C.)
Bar Hebraeus, Poem on Perfection

Aleppo, SOAA 148(s), ff. 10v-11r.

Mardin, CFMM 306 (16th/17th C.)
The Story of Shapur, King of Persia

Mardin, CFMM 306, pp. 26-27.

Mardin, CFMM 256 (dated 1665)
On Jacob of Serugh and The Letter that Fell from Heaven

Mardin, CFMM 256, f. 6r/p. 8.

Mardin, CFMM 287 (dated 1717/8)
The Story of the Apostle Andrew

Mardin, CFMM 287, pp. 13-14.

Homs, SOAH 3 (dated 1720)
Basilios Šemʿon al-Ṭūrānī, The Weapon of Religion and the Shield of Certainty

Homs, SOAH 3, f. 5r.

Mardin, CFMM 391 (dated 1722)
Basilios Šemʿon al-Ṭūrānī, The Weapon of Religion and the Shield of Certainty

Mardin, CFMM 391, pp. 25-26.

Jerusalem, SMMJ 46 (dated 1852)
Daniel of Ṣalaḥ, Commentary on the Psalms

Jerusalem, SMMJ 46, pp. 11-12.