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Volume / Number: 7 / 980

CLA 980
  • Sankt Gallen Switzerland Stiftsbibliothek 1394 (p. 101–104)
Script Irish Majuscule
Date VIII (701 - 800)
Origin and Provenance

Written doubtless in Ireland. Used as early as the fifteenth century as a jacket for a manuscript of Boethius; the entry ‘Boethius 15. I. de sca trinitate' (saec. XV) is seen in the margin of p. 104.

CLA Vol. 7
TM Number TM 67125
Support Parchment
Contents Testamentum Novum, Evangelia (Vulgata, Lc 1.12–32, 2.43–3.9).
Script Commentary

Script is a roundish Irish majuscule, by a not very expert scribe: d, n, R, and S are regular; the S is top-heavy; q occurs here and there suprascript and cup-shaped.

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