Collections’ Highlights

See some of Museum of the Bible's most recognizable artifacts.

Bible - Printed Book

Stephanus’s Greek New Testament, Third Edition

Manuscript

The Bute Hours

Papyrus

Gospel of John (P39; P.Oxy. 1780)

Manuscript

Torah Codex by Benayah ben Sa’adyah

Manuscript

Codex Climaci Rescriptus (Uncial 0250)

Papers

Thomas Jefferson, Letter to the Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church, New London, Connecticut

Bible - Printed Book

"Novum Instrumentum Omne" Erasmus's New Testament

Papers

Original Draft of “The Battle Hymn of the Republic” with Cover Letter and Envelope

Manuscript

P.Bodmer XXIV (Rahlfs 2110)

Cuneiform

Nebuchadnezzar Building Inscription

Manuscript

Hours and Psalter of Elizabeth de Bohun, Countess of Northampton

Incunable

Biblia Latina; Johann Fust and Peter Schöffer Bible

Bible - Printed Book

“The Wicked Bible”

Manuscript

The Rice Psalter, Use of Sarum

Manuscript

Hattem Vulgate

Bible - Printed Book

Aitken Bible

Papyrus

Letter from Theon to His Mother (P.Oxy. 1678)

Printed Book

Book of Hours, Use of Salisbury, Inscribed by Henry VIII, King of England

Papers

Martin Luther, Autograph Letter Signed, 1518

Printed Book

“Haggadah shel Pesah” (Prague Haggadah)

Bible - Printed Book

"Sha’ar Hashem He-Ḥadash:" Daniel Bomberg’s "Miqra’ot Gedolot"