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Volume / Number: 10 / 1487

CLA 1487
Shelfmarks
  • Vienna Austria Österreichische Nationalbibliothek Lat. 732 (foll. 64–178)
Script Early Caroline Minuscule
Date VIII–IX (701 - 900)
Origin and Provenance

Written in a South-east German centre, possibly at Mondsee, where the manuscript was preserved until the dissolution of the monastery.

CLA Vol. 10
TM Number TM 67673
Support Parchment
Contents Testamentum Novum, Epistulae Pauli (Vulgata, Rm, 1 Cor, 2 Th, Phlm); Gregorius Magnus, Homiliae.
Script Commentary

Script, by more than one hand, is a broad roundish and comely early Caroline minuscule of South-east German type, recalling Vienna MS Lat. Ser. n. 2066 (CLA 10.**1318) from Mondsee: open a is more common than a; the two horizontals of z are semicircular, with the first open at the top and the second at the bottom, a form frequently seen in German manuscripts; ligatures include nꞇ even in mid-word and ti ligature for hard and soft ti.

Notes

☛Bischoff, Südostdeutschen Schreibschulen 2 p. 20.

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