|HEBREW MANUSCRIPTS WITH MASSORETIC NOTATIONS.|
Images of the
one of the oldest surviving Hebrew Bibles.
It contains the masoretic notation
compiled by Aaron Ben Asher,
a tenth-century scholar.
or Masorah is a body
of rules of pronunciation,
spelling, vocalization and
intonation of the scriptural text,
intended to preserve it
and transmit it correctly.
Copied in Egypt
or Palestine around the
This manuscript was acquired by the
British Museum in 1891
from a private collector.
The London Codex BL MS Or. 4445, f. 113v
The Ten Commandments (Exodus 20).
The London Codex BL MS Or. 4445, f. 61v
The Song of the Sea (Exodus 15) with masoretic notation.
The London Codex BL MS Or. 4445, f. 57r