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Volume / Number: 5 / 655

CLA 655
  • Paris France Bibliothèque Nationale de France Lat. 13347 (foll. 1–55)
Script eN-type Minuscule
Date VIII² (751 - 800)
Origin and Provenance

Written in a French centre in the North. Corbie provenance probable. Later at St Germain des Prés where it had the number 1315. Curiously enough, the same content, but not a direct copy, is found in MS Lat. 13348, described in the next item.

CLA Vol. 5
TM Number TM 66823
Support Parchment
Contents Hieronymus, Quaestiones in Genesim, De Situ et Nominibus Locorum Hebraicorum.
Script Commentary

Script is a rapid and expert pre-Caroline minuscule of a distinct type described previously (CLA 5.638): on fol. 23v at the end of a line, b with the horizontal tag, as in the a-b script, occurs before the ligature at. The peculiar ligature of the numeral ui occurs on fol. 9.


☛Ganz, Corbie p. 42; 131.

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