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Volume / Number: 10 / 1554

CLA 1554
  • Brussels Belgium Bibliothèque Royale II 4856
Script Corbie a-b Script
Date VIII ex (776 - 800)
Origin and Provenance

Written at Corbie or in its vicinity. Belonged to the monastery of St Hubert in the Ardennes, as is seen from the seventeenth century ex-libris on fol. 1.

CLA Vol. 10
TM Number TM 67721
Support Parchment
Contents Isidorus, Etymologiae (1–10).
Script Commentary

Script is throughout a characteristic a-b minuscule (see CLA 6, p. xxv f.): a occasionally has the Caroline form and the suprascript form in ligature with the following letter also occurs. Corrections in Caroline minuscule saec. IX; an interlinear transcription saec. XI on fol. 154v. Noteworthy is the presence of both Visigothic and Insular symptoms.

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