|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.
|TM Number||TM 67885|
|Contents||Testamentum Vetus, Prophetae minores (Vetus Latina, Os 2, 12–4.8, Ioel 2.3–25, Am 1.11–3.2).|
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.
|Last modified||27 March 2022|