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Berta Four Gospels (Q-906), 12th cent.
Berta Four Gospels (Q-906), 12th cent.

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Berta Four Gospels (Q-906), 12th cent. 22.5 x 17 cm. Parchment. Mtavruli hand; The cover is reverted in gilt silver; on both sides of the cover feature relief representations of the “Crucifixion” and “Deisis” scenes, adorned with semi-precious stones; only miniatures of the Evangelists are inserted in the text. The reverting of the cover belongs to Beshken Opizari, representative of the Opiza School of goldsmithery.
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Keywords: Georgian Byzantine manuscripts
Photographer: Mirian Kiladze
Copyright: © National Centre of Manuscripts
Date: 20 December 2006
Place: National Centre of Manuscripts, Tbilisi
Country: Georgia
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