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Accession number 2011.63a-d
Title Greek Manuscript Leaves, New Testament Lectionary
Date c. 1500
Notes Fragments of a lesson for Vespers in the Liturgy of St. Basil on Holy Thursday
Fragments of the first three of the Twelve Lessons of the Passion
c. 1500

On the Orthodox "Great and Holy Thursday" the Lord's Supper is commemorated together with his humility as He washed and kissed his disciples' feet. Leaves are a portion of one of the three Gospel readings for Vespers on this day.

Leaf 1: recto: Mattthew 26:52-60
verso: Matthew 26:60-69

Leaf 2: recto: Matthew 26:69-27:2
verso: John 13:31-38

Leaf 3: recto:John 14:20-28
verso: John 14:28-15:5

Leaf 4: recto: Luke 18:23-28
verso: Matthew 26:59-67