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Volume / Number: 9 / 1389

CLA 1389
  • Wolfenbüttel Germany Herzog August Bibliothek Weissenb. 67
Script Caroline Minuscule
Date VIII–IX (780 - 820)
Origin and Provenance

Origin uncertain, probably Weissenburg. Weissenburg ex-libris saec. XV–XVI and saec. XVI are seen on fol. 1 and on the front fly-leaf. Came to Wolfenbüttel in 1690.

CLA Vol. 9
TM Number TM 67528
Support Parchment
Contents Homiliae in Evangelia.
Script Commentary

Script, by several hands, is a not quite perfected Caroline minuscule: a has various forms, the half-uncial as well as the uncial, one form recalling Anglo-Saxon minuscule; a cursive form of c is found here and there; various ligatures at line-ends; the barred form of z occurs once at the beginning of a sentence.

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