Lectionary 2138

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Lectionary 2138
New Testament manuscript
Text New Testament
Date 1627
Script Greek
Found Wallachia
Now at Duke University
Size 20.0 cm by 27.2 cm

Lectionary 2138 designed by sigla 2138 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering). It is a Greek minuscule manuscript of the New Testament, written on 260 paper leaves (20.0 cm by 27.2 cm).[1]


The text is written in two columns per page, in 26 lines per page.[1]

The codex contains Lessons from the four Gospels lectionary (Evangelistarium). It was written in 1627 in Wallachia, by a scribe named Loukas Buzau.


The codex was purchased by Kenneth Willis Clark. Currently it is located in the Kenneth Willis Clark Collection of the Duke University (Gk MS 39) at Durham.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c K. Aland, M. Welte, B. Köster, K. Junack, Kurzgefasste Liste der griechischen Handschriften des Neues Testaments, Walter de Gruyter, Berlin, New York 1994, p. 350.

Further reading[edit]

  • Duke University, Library Notes 51 and (1985), 57.

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