With biblical texts written in Armenian, Church Slavonic, Coptic, Ge’ez, Greek, Latin and Syriac, the Chester Beatty’s collection of Christian material comes from diverse cultural and geographical backgrounds.
These seasonal greeting cards show Christian artworks featuring the Nativity, from Belgium, Ethiopia, Armenia and Flanders.
Each pack contains 10 notecards and envelopes, 2 each of 5 designs. Cards bear a “Season’s Greetings” message in both English and Irish. Card size 17 x 12 cm.
- Dimensions: Pack 19 x 13.7 x 1.3 cm, card 17 x 12 cm
- Weight: 221g
- Image details: The Virgin and Child (Beatty Rosarium), CBL W 099 f.44. Nativity (Beatty Rosarium), CBL W 099 f.18. Virgin and Child, Praises of Mary (Weddase Maryam), CBL W 916. Adoration of the Magi, CBL Arm 602 f.255v. Nativity (Psalter), CBL W 061 f.8
- Material: Card, paper envelope and card wallet (pack)