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Summary Chaldean prayer book, .red cover with gold cross. This book was on display in the ACCESS Main Galleries. Its label read, "Members of Sacred Heart Chaldean Church would immediately recognize this prayer book, written in the distinctive Syriac script. Syriac is an ancient Semitic dialect closely related to Aramaic, the language spoken by Christ. (Courtesy of Father Jacob Yasso)".
Object Name Book, Prayer
Physical Description 8 1/2" H x 61/2" W x 3/4" D
Catalog Number 2009.01.79
Lexicon sub-category Ceremonial Artifact
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact