|Date||VIII¹ (701 - 750)|
|Origin and Provenance||
Written doubtless in North Italy, and most likely at Bobbio. The leaves were used as fly-leaves in bindings of books from the cathedral library of Freising: the familiar twelfth-century ex-libris is seen on fol. 1 of CLM 6315.
|TM Number||TM 67415|
|Contents||Orosius, Historia Adversus Paganos; Hieronymus-Prosper, Chronicon (fragm.).|
Script is a rapid cursive minuscule by at least three hands, two of which are North Italian one strongly recalls the upper script of Vatic. Lat. 5763 (CLA 1.39) and Wolfenbüttel, Weissenb. 64 (CLA 9.1386); the third hand has rather a French appearance, an impression confirmed by the Merovingian b with a tag to the right.
☛Formerly Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek CLM 29022 [palimpsest new] + CLM 29022 e [palimpsest new]. ☛Bischoff, Südostdeutschen Schreibschulen vol. 1 p. 151; vol. 2, p. 223–4.
|Last modified||25 July 2017|