MS. Kennicott 1
Oriental Manuscripts Kennicott CollectionKennicott Bible
Bible with D. Kimhi's Sefer Mikhlol
With both masorahs; Isaiah before Jeremiah; the Prophets are followed by Chronicles, next come the Psalms, Proverbs, Job, Ruth, Song of Song, Ecclesiastes, Lamentations, Esther, Daniel, Ezra and Nehemiah, the latter without division.
Sephardi square script
Illuminations in the margins and at the end of the books.
Dark brown morocco goatskin box binding, blind-embossed on all six sides
Provenance and Acquisition
Acquired for the Radcliffe Library, Oxford, by Benjamin Kennicott. (1718-1783).
Transferred to the Bodleian Library in 1872.
MSS R.R. Film No. F 21014