|Date||VIII–IX (701 - 900)|
|Origin and Provenance||
Written apparently in Switzerland or South Germany, to judge by the script. Belonged to Reichenau. Acquired for St Blasien in the Black Forest by Abbot Martin Gerbert 1768–1781. Transferred to St Paul in 1807.
|TM Number||TM 67645|
|Contents||Isidorus, Liber Prooemiorum; Ps- Isidorus, De Ortu et Obitu Patrum.|
Script is a pre-Caroline minuscule recalling Swiss types: open a is the rule, a the exception; both ꝺ and d are found; h occasionally has a curved shaft; the top of ꞇ loops to the left, as in Alemannic minuscule; ligatures include an, ro. A tenth-century hand entered prayers from a litany (fol. 79v).
☛Formerly Sankt Paul im Lavanttal, Stiftsbibliothek 9, 1 (25.1.35; XXV.a.9).
|Last modified||30 June 2017|