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Volume / Number: 8 / 1095

CLA 1095
  • Karlsruhe Germany Badische Landesbibliothek Aug. 221 (foll. 54–107)
Script Anglo-Saxon Minuscule
Date VIII med (726 - 775)
Origin and Provenance

Written presumably in Northumbria or on the Continent in an Anglo-Saxon centre with Northumbrian connections. The manuscript seems to have reached the Reichenau region early, since it was completed there, and probably at Reichenau itself, in the beginning of the ninth century.

CLA Vol. 8
TM Number TM 67235
Support Parchment
Contents Gregorius Magnus, Homiliae in Ezechielem (1.8–12).
Script Commentary

Script, by more than one hand, is a regular Anglo-Saxon minuscule of the type seen in the Maaseik Gospels (CLA 10.1558): the ligature st occurs. Part of the first column of fol. 54 is erased and rewritten by an Anglo-Saxon minuscule hand saec. VIII ex.

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