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Volume / Number: S / 1748

CLA 1748
  • Paris France Bibliothèque Nationale de France Lat. 13409 (foll. 1–2)
  • Paris France Bibliothèque Nationale de France Lat. 7296 (foll. 112–113)
Script Early Caroline Minuscule
Date VIII–IX (780 - 820)
Origin and Provenance

Origin probably France, to judge by the script. The manuscript to which these leaves are prefixed belonged to the monastery of Corbie (cf. the seventeenth-century ex-libris on fol. 3: ‘Liber S. Petri Corbeiensis’), and later to Saint-Germain-des-Prés, where it bore the number 991. Entered the Bibliothèque Nationale during the French Revolution.

CLA Vol. S
TM Number TM 67885
Support Parchment
Contents Testamentum Vetus, Prophetae minores (Vetus Latina, Os 2, 12–4.8, Ioel 2.3–25, Am 1.11–3.2).
Script Commentary

Script is early Caroline minuscule with a only: i-longa, sparingly used, occurs initially; the second stroke of x is a shallow c leaning to the right; y is short and dotted; ligatures of ae and NT.

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