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dated April 20, 1279

Mosul, Syriac Orthodox Archdiocese, ASOM 1, f. 17v. All rights reserved. Image provided by HMML.

No Serto features.

Distinctive Letterforms
ālap
  • serif on right leg
  • does not sit below line, except when final
gāmal
  • lowest part of the letter ends in a dot
  • the center line has a short, thin descender
wāw
  • unclosed loop
yod
  • final form is the angle type
kāp
  • the more pointed type
mim
  • unclosed when non-final
semkat
  • like the old shape, with taller left loop than right
  • the loops are both rather pointed
ʿē
  • leftmost part of letter does not have a dot
tāw
  • rather open loop
Distinctive Letterforms
ālap
  • serif on right leg
  • does not sit below line, except when final
gāmal
  • lowest part of the letter ends in a dot
  • the center line has a short, thin descender
wāw
  • unclosed loop
yod
  • final form is the angle type
kāp
  • the more pointed type
mim
  • unclosed when non-final
semkat
  • like the old shape, with taller left loop than right
  • the loops are both rather pointed
ʿē
  • leftmost part of letter does not have a dot
tāw
  • rather open loop