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Volume / Number: 8 / 1045

CLA 1045
  • Berlin Germany Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, Preußischer Kulturbesitz Fragm. 34
Script Anglo-Saxon Majuscule
Date VIII (701 - 800)
Origin and Provenance

Written presumably in England. The fragments were taken from the binding of Berlin Theol. Lat. fol. 346 (CLA 8.1066), an early Carolingian manuscript from Werden, containing Augustinus in Evangelium lohannis.

CLA Vol. 8
TM Number TM 67182
Support Parchment
Contents Isidorus, Quaestiones in Vetus Testamentum (In Genesim 18–19).
Script Commentary

Script is somewhat compressed Anglo-Saxon majuscule, slightly inclined to the left: d has two forms, majuscule and minuscule; n, r, and are generally minuscule; the tail or lower half of sweeps boldly to the right. Corrections in grey ink are in Caroline minuscule saec. IX.

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