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The Sinope Gospels (Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, MS gr. 1286, also known as the Codex Sinopensis) is a fragment of a 6th century illuminated Greek Gospel Book.

Homilies of Emperor John VI, Paris, Bibliotheque nationale de France, MS Gr. 1242,Transfiguration -- c 1347

Moses before the Pharaoh, a 6th-century miniature from the Syriac Bible of Paris.

Taken from the Medieval and Earlier Manuscripts blog post 'A Royal Gift for Christmas'

[][][] Page from an Illuminated Gospel, late 14th century. Ethiopia, Highland region

The Ascension, Rabbula Gospels, 6th century.

The winged-ox symbol of the Evangelist Luke, from the seventeenth-century Armenian illuminated manuscript, the Amida Gospels, (Walters Art Museum, Ms W.541, fol. 113r). (Walters Museum)

Full-page miniature of St. Luke as an evangelist, 6th century. This page prefaces the Gospel of Luke in the St. Augustine Gospels (Cambridge, Corpus Christi College MS 286).

Illuminated Manuscript, Amida Gospels, Walters Art Museum, Ms W.541, fol. 8r