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Volume / Number: 9 / 1243

CLA 1243
  • Munich Germany Bayerische Staatsbibliothek CLM 4577
Script Pre-Caroline Minuscule
Date VIII ex (776 - 800)
Origin and Provenance

Written in South Bavaria, in the same school as CLM 4554 (CLA 9.1242), doubtless Benediktbeuern. The text and the Gallican liturgical rubrics connect our manuscript with CLM 6229 from Freising. The Benediktbeuern ex-libris, saec. XV, stands on fol. 95v.

CLA Vol. 9
TM Number TM 67384
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Contents Testamentum Novum, Epistulae Pauli (Vulgata, Rm, 1 Cor, 2 Cor, Gal, Eph, Phil, Col, 1 Th, 2 Th, 1 Tim, 2 Tim, Tit, Phlm, Hbr); Hieronymus, Epistula ad Eustochium.
Script Commentary

Script shows various types of early German minuscule: the two main scribes also collaborated on CLM 4554 (CLA 9.1242); the third hand, seen only on fol. 14, writes a broad roundish minuscule; the uncial lines have the capital form of Q.


☛Bischoff, Südostdeutschen Schreibschulen 1 p. 30.

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