Text 1: ff. 1ra-28vb,end: Book of Hosea፡ (ኦሪት፡ ዘሆሴዕ፡); erroneously, in fact Book of Joshua Text 2: ff. 29ra1-60vb,end: Judges (ኦሪት፡ ዘመሳፍንት፡); Text 3: ff. 61ra,1-65va,10(end): Ruth (ኦሪት፡ ዘሩት፡)
Monastery of Gunda Gunde
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On the front cover: ᾽Orit zä-Hoseʽ; ኦሪት፡ ዘሆሴእ፡, - Octateuch: Hosea It should be entitled Joshua, i.e., ᾽Orit zä-᾽Iyasu; the book is misnamed; the first text is not the Book of Hosea (one of the Lesser Prophets), but Joshua!
Michael Gervers (researcher)
Witold Witakowski (data contributor)
Most of the titles of the chapters are provided on the upper margins, in red; f. Iv (foreguard): empty; f. IIr-IIIv (rearguard): scribbles
Number of folios: 1 (I), 65, 2 (II-III); European foliation; Number of quires: 11 (?), most of the spines of the quires are cracked; Number of columns of the text: 2; Number of lines in columns: 26-32