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Lewis-Gibson : Piyyuṭ


<p style='text-align: justify;'>Piyyuṭim. Folio 1 contains piyyuṭim for morning prayers. Folio 1r opens with (a) the last two lines of what may be an ’Ofan, concluding: ודמות פניהם פני אדם; (b) heading: מאורות, incipit: ידך תרומם דבירך לקומם. Each stanza consists of four short lines. The first letters of each stanza spell out יהודה. The first three lines of each stanza share a rhyme, while the final line of each stanza ends with the rhyme syllable לים. Folio 1v: heading ברוך שאמר, incipit: ברוך אשר שפרר שקופי שפי שלבי שפרת שמי שבעת שחקים והתלילם. Folio 2 contains part of an alphabetic Azhara. Each letter seems to begin five lines. The letters ס to צ are preserved.</p>

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