|Date||VIII² (751 - 800)|
|Origin and Provenance||
Written at St Gall by the scribe Winithar, who speaks of himself as 'peccator et inmerito ordinatus presbyter' (p. 493). Mentioned in the St Gall catalogue of 1461.
|TM Number||TM 67078|
|Contents||Winithar, Liber Collectaneus; Hieronymus (epitome); Isidorus, Etymologiae, Synonyma, De Natura Rerum, Sententiae (1.8.1–18); Gennadius, De Ecclesiastis Dogmatibus; Eucherius, Instructiones; Ps- Seneca, De Moribus; Testamentum Vetus (Vulgata, 1–2 Sm, fragm.).|
Script is Winithar's peculiar pre-Caroline minuscule (see CLA 7.893a), more or less well written at different stages of his career: noteworthy is the open bow of q. The scribe names himself several times (p. 178, 181, 305, and 493), apparently a little proud of his performance.
|Last modified||01 August 2017|