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Volume / Number: S1 / 1851

CLA 1851
  • Nuremberg Germany Germanisches Nationalmuseum Kupferstichkabinett Kapsel 536 SD 286
Script Pre-Caroline Minuscule
Date VIII med (726 - 775)
Origin and Provenance

Origin North or Northeast France. Later history unknown.

CLA Vol. S1
TM Number TM 68714
Support Parchment
Contents Testamentum Vetus, Apocrypha (Vulgata, Esr 6.14–10.1).
Script Commentary

Script is a straight, somewhat stiff minuscule with long ascenders: a occurs; N is frequent; the last stroke of r sweeps over the following low letter; ligatures include NT, r&, ro, rr, uT and, at the beginning of sentences, Et in a form influenced by charter-cursive.

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