Illustration from a
Jacobite-Syrian Lectionary of the Gospels
Monastery of Mar Mattai near Mosul, Iraq, c.1220
Vatican Library, Ms. Syr. 559
f.135r, Denial by Peter



f.135r, Denial by Peter
Source: Biblioteca Apostolica, Vatican, Ms. sir.559



Referenced on p125, God's Warriors, Knights Templar, Saracens and the Battle for Jerusalem by Helen Nicholson & David Nicolle.
Syriac Gospels, mid 13th century, probably made in Northern Iraq, showing the similarity between some Islamic military equipment and that of the European Crusaders. (Vatican Library, Ms. Syr. 559, f.135r, Rome, Italy).

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