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CLA 756
  • Colmar France Bibliothèque Municipale 130 (binding)
Script German Pre-Caroline Minuscule
Date VIII–IX (780 - 820)
Origin and Provenance

Written in a Germanic centre, probably at Murbach. Used there in the fifteenth century for binding purposes.

CLA Vol. 6
TM Number TM 66926
Support Parchment
Contents Testamentum Vetus, Pentateuchus (Vulgata, Ex 31, 32, 36, 37, fragm.).
Script Commentary

Script is solid roundish minuscule of a Germanic type, not unlike the script of Colmar 39 and 82 (CLA 6.751 and 753) and Manchester 15 (CLA 2.222), all from Murbach: a has the two forms open a and a; the top of forms a loop to the left; the ligature ti is used for hard ti.


☛Bischoff, Katalog 1 no. 957 says same scribe as CLA 6.753.

Last modified 01 May 2019