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Conservation and Restoration Center

Step by step restoration
  • Before Restoration
    Before Restoration
  • Cleaning
  • Separating Folios
    Separating Folios
  • Restoring sheets
    Restoring sheets
  • Sewing
  • Rounding
  • Finishing of japanese paper
    Finishing of japanese paper
  • Finishing the canvas
    Finishing the canvas
  • Attaching the boards
    Attaching the boards
  • Hollowing back
    Hollowing back
  • Preparing of a molded back
    Preparing of a molded back
  • Covering the back
    Covering the back
  • Raising the band
    Raising the band
  • Preparing the false headband
    Preparing the false headband
  • Gluing of turn-in
    Gluing of turn-in
  • Sanding
  • Bandaging
  • After restoration
    After restoration

The Maronite Gospel
Call number: OLM983 (Tamich1)

One of the most remarkable manuscripts of the Lebanese Maronite Order, written in Aleppo, Syria, contains a Syriac-Garshuni Gospel of the XVIIth century (1673, 354 ff, 33 x 23 x 10 cm) including a text in two columns (23 lines per column). The Gospels are divided according to the days and feasts of the Maronite liturgical year.



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