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Volume / Number: 2 / 164

CLA 164
  • London United Kingdom British Library Add. MS 15350 (foll. 1, 121)
Script Uncial
Date VII–VIII (680 - 720)
Origin and Provenance

Origin most likely Italy. Used as fly-leaves to a twelfth-century Anglo-Saxon Cartulary of St Swithin, Winchester, which was bought by the British Museum from the Chapter of Winchester Cathedral in 1844. On fol. 1 is the entry: Liber domini Thome Dakcombe 1550.

CLA Vol. 2
TM Number TM 66268
Support Parchment
Contents Vitae Patrum; Apophthegmata Patrum (13.9–14.1, 10–17).
Script Commentary

Script is a natural but not very expert uncial by two distinct hands, the more expert using a finer pen; LL run together.


☛CLA first-edition provenance (Origin uncertain) changed to follow second edition.

Last modified 30 April 2019