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Volume / Number: 6 / 757

CLA 757
  • Colmar France Bibliothèque Municipale 444 (flyleaf)
Script Irish Majuscule
Date VIII² (751 - 800)
Origin and Provenance

Written doubtless in Ireland. The surviving leaf was used as fly-leaf in a Missal written for the monastery at Murbach. Came to Colmar during the Revolution.

CLA Vol. 6
TM Number TM 66927
Support Parchment
Contents Sacramentarium Celticum (fragm.).
Script Commentary

Script is bold, not very expert Irish majuscule using d, n and N, R, S and ; a long liturgical rubric on the verso is in a smaller type with ligatures mi, us; the ligature sup is noteworthy. Scribbles by a fifteenth-century hand are seen on the verso.


☛Gamber, CLLA 108.

Last modified 05 August 2017