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The Ostomir Lectionary 

1056 - 1057 yy. Copied for Novgorod posadnik Ostomir. Parchment (294 sheets). 35 X 30 cm. Unical, in two columns. Miniatures, headpieces and initials are in colour. Titles of the chapters in gold. Copied by deaco Gregory. The original binding has not survived. The Saltykov - Shchedrin Public Library, St. Petersburg.

The Evangelist Luke. Sheet 87, verso
The Evangelist Luke. Sheet 87, verso

Initial V and text. Sheet 22, verso
Initial V and text. Sheet 22, verso

Initials R and text. Sheet 20
Initials R and text. Sheet 20