The Prince and the Plunder

A book on how Britain took one boy and piles of treasures from Ethiopia

Funeral Services in Coptic and Arabic (OR 556)

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What: Described as “Funeral Services in Coptic and Arabic”, but no fuller description in William Wright’s catalogue

Where: The British Library, 96 Euston Rd, London NW1 2DB

Provenance: Listed as part of the “Magdala collection” in the index of William Wright’s Catalogue of the Ethiopic manuscripts in the British Museum acquired since the year 1847, but there is no fuller description in the body of the catalogue.

Does not appear in British Library’s online catalogue or list of digitised manuscripts

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