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CLA 27
Shelfmarks
  • Vatican City Italy Biblioteca del Vaticano Lat. 5750 [palimpsest old]
  • Milan Italy Biblioteca Ambrosiana E. 147 sup. [palimpsest old]
Script Uncial
Date V² (451 - 500)
Origin and Provenance

Origin presumably Italy. Used for rewriting, presumably at Bobbio, in the seventh century.

CLA Vol. 1
TM Number TM 66122
Support Parchment
Contents Fronto, Epistulae.
Script Commentary

Script an old type of uncial: the upper bows of B and R are small, the loop of E usually open, the first bow of M is roundish. Contemporary corrections by one Caecilius (Vatican page 175), who signs several colophons in a sloping cursive. Many marginalia in rapidly written cursive half-uncial with A and R uncial.

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Last modified 30 June 2017