|Date||VIII¹ (701 - 750)|
|Origin and Provenance||
Written apparently in a Northumbrian centre, to judge by the script. Reached France by the eighth century as marginal notes show. For later history, see the preceding item.
|TM Number||TM 67883|
|Contents||Testamentum Novum, Epistulae Pauli (Vulgata, 2 Cor 5.12–7.11).|
Script is somewhat compressed calligraphic Anglo-Saxon majuscule written with a broad pen: d and n have two forms, the minuscule predominating; p has the open bow ending in a comma-like thickening; r could easily be mistaken for n; s has two forms. To be compared with the previously mentioned manuscript of Pliny (CLA 10.1578). Liturgical notes in Luxeuil script on the recto; the note on the verso is decidedly French with the characteristic sickle-shaped u.
☛Ganz, Luxeuil: Liturgical notes in Luxeuil minuscule.
|Last modified||01 August 2017|