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Volume / Number: 7 / 862

CLA 862
  • Bern Switzerland Burgerbibliothek 358 (fol. 55)
Script Mixed Uncial and Half-Uncial
Date VIII¹ (701 - 750)
Origin and Provenance

Written apparently in France, to judge by the script. Belonged to Jacob Bongars (†1612), whose heir, J. Gravisset, donated it to the city of Bern in 1632.

CLA Vol. 7
TM Number TM 67001
Support Parchment
Contents Glossarium (fragm.).
Script Commentary

Script shows a mixture of uncial and half-uncial elements with minuscule letters at line-end: a, b, and f are consistently half-uncial; g is regularly uncial; ascenders and descenders are unusually long.

Last modified 27 June 2017