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Luke and John
Egypt, 12th century
MS M.617 fol. 1r
Large rectangular headpiece decorated with interlace (stained) with finial at right corner (rest fragmentary) with central inscribed panel in Coptic.
Below, incipit of Luke 1:1 in display script decorated with interlace.
Scrolling foliate zoomorphic coronis descending into lower left margin.
Beginning of Gospel of Luke.
(1 of 9)