Lectionary 2137

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Lectionary 2137
New Testament manuscript
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Text Evangelistarion
Date 12th century
Script Greek
Now at Bible Museum Münster
Size 32 by 24.5 cm

Lectionary 2137, designated by 2137 in the Gregory-Aland numbering. It is a Greek manuscript of the New Testament, on parchment leaves, dated paleographically to the 12th century.[1]


The codex contains some Lessons from the four Gospels lectionary (Evangelistarium) with some lacunae. The text is written in Greek minuscule letters, on 213 parchment leaves (32 by 24.5 cm), in 8-leaf quires. The thext is written in 2 columns per page, 24 lines per page.[1] It has breathings and accents. The nomina sacra are written in an abbreviated way. The initial letters are decorated.

The codex now is located in the Bible Museum Münster (MS. 17).[1]

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  1. ^ a b c K. Aland, M. Welte, B. Köster, K. Junack, Kurzgefasste Liste der griechischen Handschriften des Neues Testaments, (Berlin, New York: Walter de Gruyter, 1994).

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