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Volume / Number: 9 / 1286b

CLA 1286b
  • Munich Germany Bayerische Staatsbibliothek CLM 6436 (foll. 24, 33–35)
  • Munich Germany Bayerische Staatsbibliothek CLM 6230 (offsets)
  • Göttweig Austria Stiftsbibliothek Without number (a)
Script Uncial
Date VII¹ (601 - 650)
Origin and Provenance

Written presumably in Spain, to judge by the Visigothic 'symptoms'. Provenance the cathedral library of Freising where it was used to strengthen bindings in the Middle Ages. On the Göttweig leaf see preceding item.

CLA Vol. 9
TM Number TM 67429
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Contents Testamentum Novum, Epistulae Pauli et Epistulae Catholicae (Vetus Latina, Rm, Phil, 1 Th; Vulgata, Iac, 1–2 Pt, 2–3 Io, Iud).
Name Fragmenta Frisingensia. Freising Fragments.
Script Commentary

Script is uncial of a somewhat late type: the lower bow of B is open; the form of 𐌾 is noteworthy, since it strongly resembles the form later used in Visigothic minuscule; V-shaped U occurs suprascript at line-ends; ascenders are rather long.

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