|Date||VIII ex (776 - 800)|
|Origin and Provenance||
Written either in England or in a Continental centre with Anglo-Saxon connections. On the paper fly-leaf (fol. 1) are two probationes pennae saec. XIV: 'capitulum ecclesie Quinque ecclesie', referring presumably to Fünfkirchen (now Pécs) in Hungary. Bought by the British Museum from Edwin Tross, Paris, in 1856.
|TM Number||TM 66273|
|Contents||Testamentum Novum, Evangelia (Lc, fragm.).|
Script is a compressed Anglo-Saxon majuscule verging on minuscule, of a type recalling London Egerton 1046 (foll. 17–31, CLA 2.194b): d and n have the minuscule form, R and S both the uncial and the minuscule form. An entry in Caroline minuscule saec. X occurs on fol. 19.
☛McGurk, Gospel books no. 19.
|Last modified||31 July 2017|