|Date||VIII–IX (780 - 820)|
|Origin and Provenance||
Written in an Anglo-Saxon centre in Germany, probably in the Main region. The dismembered volume was used for book-bindings. One folio, the last leaf of quire 5, was acquired by the Vienna Library. The Glazier leaf formerly belonged to Max Kammerer of Wartenberg near Munich and was purchased by William S. Glazier of New York in 1954.
|TM Number||TM 67482|
|Contents||Testamentum Novum, Evangelia (Mt, Mc, Lc, Io, fragm.).|
Script is an expert Anglo-Saxon minuscule of a distinct type, with characteristically long descenders: a has two forms; i-longa is used initially; noteworthy is the ei ligature resembling a combined o and tall S; c and u occur with subscript i.
☛Formerly Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek CLM 29159/5.
|Last modified||30 April 2019|