Explore Texts, Church and more!

Explore related topics

illustrations from the Garima Gospels

illustrations from the Garima Gospels

carbon dating tests have dated the Garima Gospels (an illustrated manuscript of the Gospels in Ethiopic) between 330 and 650 AD (previously dated to the eleventh century)

carbon dating tests have dated the Garima Gospels (an illustrated manuscript of the Gospels in Ethiopic) between 330 and 650 AD (previously dated to the eleventh century)

A conservator at work on the Garima Gospels.    What could be the world’s earliest illustrated Christian manuscript has been found in a remote Ethiopian monastery. The Garima Gospels were previously assumed to date from about 1100AD, but radiocarbon dating conducted in Oxford suggests they were made between 330 and 650AD.

A conservator at work on the Garima Gospels. What could be the world’s earliest illustrated Christian manuscript has been found in a remote Ethiopian monastery. The Garima Gospels were previously assumed to date from about 1100AD, but radiocarbon dating conducted in Oxford suggests they were made between 330 and 650AD.

The Garima Gospels could be the world’s earliest illustrated Christian manuscripts. Found in a remote Ethiopian monastery,the Garima Gospels were previously assumed to date from about 1100 AD, but radiocarbon dating conducted in Oxford suggests they were made between 330 and 650 AD.

The Garima Gospels could be the world’s earliest illustrated Christian manuscripts. Found in a remote Ethiopian monastery,the Garima Gospels were previously assumed to date from about 1100 AD, but radiocarbon dating conducted in Oxford suggests they were made between 330 and 650 AD.

Abba Garima Gospels dating from before 560  -  At the Wyvern Bindery - excellent article on book binding and preservation

Abba Garima Gospels dating from before 560 - At the Wyvern Bindery - excellent article on book binding and preservation

J Hewit & Sons Ltd - Skin Deep - Volume 23 - Tsbook (Tigrinya for Good) - The Gospel of Abba Garima

J Hewit & Sons Ltd - Skin Deep - Volume 23 - Tsbook (Tigrinya for Good) - The Gospel of Abba Garima

Pinterest
Search