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Volume / Number: S / 1759

CLA 1759
  • Sankt Gallen Switzerland Stiftsarchiv I 4 Vo [palimpsest]
Script Early Caroline Minuscule
Date VIIIĀ² (751 - 800)
Origin and Provenance

Origin uncertain, possibly Italy. Was early at St Gall where it was rewritten towards the end of the eighth century with a copy of a St Gall charter of 744.

CLA Vol. S
TM Number TM 67892
Support Parchment
Contents Testamentum Vetus, Psalterium Gallicanum (Vulgata, Ps 40, 41, 43, 44).
Script Commentary

Script is an early type of Caroline minuscule leaning slightly to the left and apparently written with a flexible pen: a is the rule.

Last modified 04 July 2017