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Volume / Number: S1 / 1820

CLA 1820
Shelfmarks
  • Kassel Germany Landesbibliothek MS theol. 166
Script Anglo-Saxon Minuscule
Date VIII ex (776 - 800)
Origin and Provenance

Written presumably in Germany in a centre with Anglo-Saxon traditions.

CLA Vol. S1
TM Number TM 68690
Support Parchment
Contents Gregorius Magnus, Homiliae in Evangelia (21, fragm.).
Script Commentary

Script is a well-formed Anglo-Saxon minuscule with a and only; c and s also have tall initial forms; the lower half of g sweeps markedly to the right; ligatures include aet, st, ti, tis, tio and even tion.

Notes

☛Bischoff, Katalog 1 no. 1829.

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