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Volume / Number: 9 / 1396

CLA 1396
  • Wolfenbüttel Germany Herzog August Bibliothek Weißenburg 99
Script Luxeuil Minuscule
Date VIII in (701 - 725)
Origin and Provenance

Written at Luxeuil or an affiliated house. Belonged later to the monastery of Weissenburg: the fifteenth-century ex-libris stands on fol. 2. Came to Wolfenbüttel in 1690.

CLA Vol. 9
TM Number TM 67535
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Contents Augustinus, Homiliae (215, 202, 114, 350); Testamentum Novum, Epistulae Pauli (Vulgata, 1–2 Tim, Tit, Phlm); Caesarius Arelatensis, Homiliae (187, 185, 36, 37, 31); Theodosius, De Situ Terrae Sanctae; Testamentum Novum, Epistulae Catholicae (Vulgata, Iac, 1 Pt, 2 Pt, 1 Io, 2 Io, 3 Io, Iud).
Script Commentary

Script is typical Luxeuil minuscule by more than one scribe: sickle-shaped u is used frequently; ti ligature occurs for hard and soft ti. Capital O is often lozenge-shaped.


☛Tewes, Luxeuil No. 21, dates to the first third of the eighth century.

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