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CLA 98
Shelfmarks
  • Vatican City Italy Biblioteca del Vaticano Palatinus Lat. 966
Script Pre-Caroline Minuscule
Date VIII ex (post 786) (787 - 800)
Origin and Provenance

Written presumably at Lorsch.

CLA Vol. 1
TM Number TM 66194
Support Parchment
Contents Gregorius Turonensis, Historia Francorum; Annales Nazariani.
Script Commentary

The script is a well-formed careful minuscule with cursive elements at line-ends and elsewhere. The letter a is often open; the cross-stroke of t forms a closed bow, the shaft of h bends occasionally to the left; suprascript a occurs in ligature, and the nt ligature is used in mid-word.

Notes

☛Bischoff: Same hand as Colmar, Bibliothèque Municipale Fragm. 624 (7), Bischoff, Katalog 1 no. 944.

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