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Volume / Number: 7 / 993

CLA 993
  • Sankt Gallen Switzerland Stiftsbibliothek 1396 V (p. 3–6)
Script Half-Uncial verging on Minuscule
Date VII (601 - 700)
Origin and Provenance

Origin uncertain, possibly North Italy or France, to judge by the script. The surviving bifolium later served as a fly-leaf.

CLA Vol. 7
TM Number TM 67138
Support Parchment
Contents Apophthegmata Patrum (3.12–4.1, 4.15–4.23).
Script Commentary

Script is a well-formed half-uncial verging on minuscule: g has both uncial and half-uncial forms, the latter somewhat compressed; i-longa occurs initially and medially; n has mostly the minuscule form. Probationes pennae saec. IX are seen on our p. 5.

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