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Volume / Number: S1 / 1826

CLA 1826
  • Gerleve Germany Abteibibliothek without number
Script Anglo-Saxon Minuscule
Date VIII² (751 - 800)
Origin and Provenance

Written presumably in England. Later history unknown.

CLA Vol. S1
TM Number TM 68695
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Contents Hieronymus, Commentarius in Epistulam ad Galatas (2–3).
Script Commentary

Script is a curiously angular Anglo-Saxon minuscule with short descenders; i after r and in the ligatures ci, si and ti forms a distinct curve. Contemporary corrections in a stiff Insular hand. The first few words of Book 3 are in a slightly more stately script.

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