|Date||VIII in (701 - 725)|
|Origin and Provenance||
Written at Luxeuil or in an affiliated house. Was number 57 in the Joseph Barrois collection. Bought by Lord Ashburnham in 1849 and acquired by the Morgan Library in 1902.
|TM Number||TM 66277|
|Contents||Augustinus, Sermones (190); Caesarius Arelatensis, Sermones; Epiphanius, Sermones.|
Script is typical Luxeuil minuscule: ascenders on the first line and descenders on the last line often prolonged; i-longa frequent initially; o has a horn bent to the right at the top—a Merovingian feature; u occasionally suprascript and sickle-shaped at line-end; y is short and often dotted; ligatures of t with a following vowel are very frequent and ti ligature is used indifferently for both the hard and soft sounds of ti.
☛New York, Morgan M17 = Tewes, Luxueil No. 8b. ☛Ganz, Luxeuil: 2 scribes. ☛Formerly Luzern, Private collection Zinniker 201. ☛Formerly Metz, Bibliothèque Municipale Salis 140.1.
|Last modified||18 July 2017|