|Script||Early Caroline Minuscule|
|Date||VIII–IX (780 - 820)|
|Origin and Provenance||
Written presumably at Cologne, under Hildebald who became its archbishop in 799 and died in 819: the inscription 'CODEX SCI PETRI SUB PIO PATRE HILDIBALDO ARCHI·EPO SCRIPTUS' stands on fol. 1. For modern history, see CLA 8.1146; its Darmstadt number was 2049.
|TM Number||TM 67289|
|Contents||Hieronymus, Commentarii in Prophetas Minores (Abd, Ion, Na); Origenes, Homiliae (38, 39); Arius, Epistula ad Eusebium.|
Script, by two scribes, is early Caroline minuscule: a has two forms; the shaft of h often leans to the left; suprascript u occurs s-shaped; noteworthy is the not infrequent use of barred z; the Insular ligatures mi and ni occur. Contemporary corrections by more than one hand.
☛Bischoff, Katalog 1 no. 1890.
|Last modified||17 May 2019|