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Volume / Number: S / 1733

CLA 1733
  • Marburg Germany Hessisches Staatsarchiv Hr. 2, 7 a–h
Script Anglo-Saxon Minuscule
Date VIII med (726 - 775)
Origin and Provenance

Written doubtless on the Continent and presumably at Fulda. Used to bind accounts of the University of Marburg for the years 1640–4 and 1647–9.

CLA Vol. S
TM Number TM 67873
Support Parchment
Contents Gregorius Magnus, Homiliae in Ezechielem (fragm.).
Script Commentary

Script is unpretentious Anglo-Saxon minuscule under strong Continental influence: a has various forms; suprascript u occurs frequently; ascenders often looped or club-shaped.

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