Gospel Lectionary, Ornamented headpiece and initial letter "Pi" with Herod's feast, Walters Manuscript W.535, fol. 159r by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Gospel Lectionary, Ornamented headpiece and initial letter "Pi" with Herod's feast, Walters Manuscript fol. This is one of twenty-six known manuscripts by the hand of Luke the Cypriot (active an accomplished Greek calligrapher

This is a real Russian alphabet, which systematically destroyed, first by the Greeks Cyril and Methodius, and then by Peter the Great and then the Bolsheviks from 49 to 33 letters.

This is a real Bulgarian alphabet, which systematically destroyed, first by the Greeks Cyril and Methodius, and then by Peter the Great and then the Bolsheviks from 49 to 33 letters.

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