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CLA 108
  • Vatican City Italy Biblioteca del Vaticano Reginensis Latinus 713 (foll. 1–62v)
  • Leiden Netherlands Universiteitsbibliotheek VLQ 5
Script Alemannic Minuscule
Date VIII–IX (780 - 820)
Origin and Provenance

Written in a scriptorium in the St Gall-Reichenau area. A copy of this MS, now Vienna 482, was written at Reichenau saec. IX. The Vatican part belonged to Goldast (†1635).

CLA Vol. 1
TM Number TM 66204
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Contents Idacius, Chronicon; Iulius Hilarianus, De Cursu Temporum; Fredegarius, Chronicon.
Script Commentary

Script is a Germanic minuscule using many ligatures: te, tu, especially ti, and regularly ri; the nt ligature is used in mid-word (a Germanic feature); two forms of a occur, the open being the less common. For details of the other part see under Leiden, CLA 10.**108.


☛CLA script (German Pre-Caroline Minuscule) changed to follow CLA 10.**108. ☛Bischoff, Katalog 2 no. 2212R. ☛R. Bergmann Verzeichnis der Glossenhandschriften 370

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