A catalogue of Georgian Manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries

MS. Wardr. d. 27-

Oriental Manuscripts Wardrop Collection


The Knight in the Leupard's Skin

Language(s): Georgian

For description see article by Basil Gray, Bodleian Library Record, vol. 3, no. 32, Aug. 1951; S. Caishvili, Vepxistqaosnis tekstis istoria (Georg.e.507), vol. 2, p. 79


CWC, 327
Caishvili, S., "Vefxistqaosnis tek'stis istoria" vol. 2, p. 79 [Georg. e. 507]

Physical Description

Form: leaf
Extent: 176 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 24 × 17 cm.




Origin: 2nd half of the 17th c.

Provenance and Acquisition

21.2.1949, purchased from the executors of Sir Bernard Eckstein, the Marjory Wardrop Fund contributed half the cost


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