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CLA 243
  • Oxford United Kingdom Bodleian Library MS Junius 25 [S.C. 5137] (foll. 87–107)
Script Pre-Caroline Minuscule
Date VIII–IX (780 - 820)
Origin and Provenance

Written in a Germanic centre in the region of Lake Constance. Provenance Murbach: 'Legentes in hoc libro orent pro reverendo domino Bartholomeo de Andolo cuius industria pene dilapssus renouatus est anno MCCCCLXI' (fol. 103v). Later belonged to Boxhorn (1612–53) and to Francis Junius (1589–1677).

CLA Vol. 2
TM Number TM 66335
Support Parchment
Contents Glossarium Latino-Teutonicum.
Name Junius B.
Script Commentary

Script is a German type of early minuscule with some cursive elements: several hands; suprascript a in ligature; subscript i in mi, ni; the most striking letter is a tall z, which occurs frequently in the Teutonic words.


☛Bischoff, Katalog 2 no. 3801. ☛Bergmann, Verzeichnis der Glossenhandschriften 725.

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