MS. Friedberg 9-001: Letter - Zayin

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Letter - Zayin

Letter - Zayin

Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto Library (Toronto, Canada)

MS. Friedberg 9-001: Scribe of the Babylonian Mishna 'MS A'

Scribe of the Babylonian Mishna 'MS A' (Date active: 9th century)




Vertically rectangular

Traced with 2 movements

  • Head - straight
  • Head - parallel to the headline
  • Head - crosses the main downstroke
  • Head - placed centrally in respect of the downstroke
  • Main stem/downstroke - cross-shaped juncture with the head
  • Main stem/downstroke - straight
  • Main stem/downstroke - short: does not reach the baseline

Width: 19px
Height: 25px
Area (w x h): 475px2
Ratio (w / h): 0.76
Coordinates (top, left): 667px, 672px