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Volume / Number: 10 / **1286a

CLA **1286a
  • Göttweig Austria Stiftsbibliothek MS 1 (9) (foll. 23–24)
  • Munich Germany Bayerische Staatsbibliothek CLM 6436 (foll. 2–18, 22–23, 25–30)
Script Uncial
Date VI² (551 - 600)
Origin and Provenance

Written possibly in Spain, to judge by certain palaeographical peculiarities, but possibly in Africa, to judge by the nature of the text and its relation to St Augustine. The surviving leaves were taken from medieval bindings of books from the Freising cathedral library.

CLA Vol. 10
TM Number TM 67428
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Contents Testamentum Novum, Epistulae Pauli et Epistulae catholicae (Vetus Latina, Rm, 1–2 Cor, Gal, Eph, Phil, 1 Tim; Vulgata, Hbr, 1 Pt, 1 Io).
Script Commentary

Script is a somewhat angular uncial: the bow of A is small and thin; the right stroke of is long; descenders are markedly long, a feature of Visigothic uncial. The prologues and some notes seen on foll. 23 and 25 are by the scribe of the CLA 9.1286b.


☛CLA provenance (apparently Spain) changed to follow CLA 12 p. IX. ☛Formerly Munich, Universitätsbibliothek quarto 928.

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