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Volume / Number: 10 / **1318

CLA **1318
  • Linz Austria Oberösterreichische Landesbibliothek 595
  • Linz Austria Oberösterreichische Landesbibliothek 596
  • Linz Austria Oberösterreichische Landesbibliothek 834
  • Munich Germany Bayerische Staatsbibliothek CLM 18704 (fly-leaf)
  • Vienna Austria Österreichische Nationalbibliothek Lat. Ser. nov. 2066 (1)
  • Admont Austria Stiftsbibliothek Fragm. B 38
  • Linz Austria Museum Kapuzinerbibliothek Fragm. 1
Script Early Caroline Minuscule
Date VIII–IX (780 - 820)
Origin and Provenance

Written presumably in Austria, probably at Mondsee, to judge by the script. The fragments were used for binding Mondsee manuscripts in the fifteenth century; one of these got to Tegernsee and is now Munich CLM 18704.

CLA Vol. 10
TM Number TM 67462
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Contents Gregorius Magnus, Homiliae in Evangelia (fragm.).
Script Commentary

Script is a roundish early Caroline minuscule of South-east German type, to be compared with the second hand of Montpellier 409 (CLA 6.795) and the second hand of Vienna Lat. Ser. n. 2065 (see preceding item): 'oc' a is more frequent than a; tall T and suprascript v occur at line-end; the horizontals of z are curved; numerous ligatures including nꞇ in mid-word and forms with suprascript a or subscript i; ti ligature occurs for hard ti.


☛Bischoff, Südostdeutschen Schreibschulen 2 p. 20–1.

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