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CLA 131
  • Cambridge United Kingdom Magdalene College Pepysian MS 2981 (1)
Script Minuscule
Date VIII–IX (780 - 820)
Origin and Provenance

Written probably at Amiens, doubtless in the same scriptorium as the MS of Hieronymus Bamberg B.v.13, written for Jesse, bishop of Amiens from 799. To the same school belongs the glossary MS Leiden Voss. F. 26.

CLA Vol. 2
TM Number TM 66235
Support Parchment
Contents Isidorus, Etymologiae (3.41–42).
Script Commentary

Script is a sloping somewhat roundish developed minuscule; uncial and N are used as well as the minuscule forms. The words immediately after a chapter-heading are sometimes in half-uncial.


☛Bischoff, Katalog 1 no. 827.

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