Hagiography: Saint Symeon the Metaphrast on the Life of St. Melania the Righteous of Rome, Byzantium, c.1050
single leaf ink on vellum, Greek text in two columns on both sides with red capitals in the margins
15" x 10.5" — 38.2 x 26.7 cm.
Probably copied at the Imperial Monastery of Stoudios, Constantinople
Bolaffi, Turin, Italy, Certificate, 2001
Department: Decorative Arts
Maps & Militaria