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Volume / Number: 10 / 1462

CLA 1462
  • Salzburg Austria Stiftsarchiv St Peter a IX 16
Script Caroline Minuscule
Date VIII ex (785 - 798)
Origin and Provenance

Written in Salzburg. At the end of his work the scribe wrote in uncial: ‘EPISC ARN’ CONSTITUIT LIBRV ISTV IN SVIS TEMPORIBUS’. Arno became bishop of Salzburg in 785 and archbishop in 798; thus the manuscript is probably to be dated between 785–798.

CLA Vol. 10
TM Number TM 67649
Support Parchment
Contents Testamentum Vetus, Libri sapientales (Vulgata, Sir, Prv, Ecl, Ct, Sap).
Script Commentary

Script is a careful early Caroline minuscule of Salzburg type, closely akin to the first hand of MS a. VII. 2 (CLA 10.1460), to the second hand of Munich CLM 16128 (CLA 9.1313), etc.: a and d have two forms; the ti ligature in the Insular form occurs for soft ti. A typical Salzburg hand saec. IX in. entered some excerpts from Clemens Romanus on foll. 173–174v. A few Latin and Teutonic glosses saec. X on foll. 1 f. Many ‘Nota’ signs and notes saec. XI–XII.


☛Weber-Gryson, Vulgata MS T (Prv Ecl Sap Sir).

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