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CLA 253
  • Oxford United Kingdom Bodleian Library MS. Laud Misc. 464 [S.C. 767]
Script Minuscule
Date VIII–IX (780 - 820)
Origin and Provenance

Origin most likely Central Italy. The MS early came to S Denis: ex-libris saec. IX and XIII are to be seen on foll. 1 and 201v; a fifteenth-century shelf-mark appears on fol. 1.

CLA Vol. 2
TM Number TM 66339
Support Parchment
Contents Ambrosius Autpertus, Commentarius in Apocalypsim.
Script Commentary

Script is early Caroline minuscule by different hands; the two forms of a and d are used; the lower bow of g is rather big; the ae cedilla is 6-shaped; ri ligature is frequent. Corrections occur in expert minuscule and in mixed script. Notae Tironianae occur. Some names are scratched with dry point on fol. 2, others written on fol. 201. Alphabets, as probationes pennae, found on fol. 201v.


☛CLA first-edition provenance (origin uncertain) changed to follow second edition. ☛Index Tironianorum.

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