1st item: Ethiopian Solomonic period (1540-1769 AD) prayer book or manuscript with eight colored illustrations and red and black script on vellum with wooden board cover bound by cotton string. 5 1/4"H x 4"W x 2 1/4"D. 2nd item: Ethiopian Solomonic period prayer book or manuscript containing red and black colored script on vellum, bound with tooled leather cover. 5 3/8"H x 4 3/4"W x 1 3/8"D. Provenance: the estate of Mrs. Adna Godfrey Wilde, Jr. (Sara Joan Wilde), Colorado Springs, CO. Condition: 1st item: Losses to back cover. 2nd item: Overall good condition with general wear.
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