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CLA 63
  • Vatican City Italy Biblioteca del Vaticano Barberini Lat. 570 (xii.13)
Script Anglo-Saxon Majuscule
Date VIII (701 - 800)
Origin and Provenance

Written probably in England, in part by a scribe Wigbald (fol. 153). The MS has been used as a Lectionary; a considerable number of notes in Insular minuscule saec. VIII–IX occur. The few corrections are all in Insular.

CLA Vol. 1
TM Number TM 66160
Support Parchment
Contents Testamentum Novum, Evangelia (Mt, Mc, Lc, Io).
Script Commentary

The script is by many hands of various degrees of expertness, the majuscule sometimes large, sometimes tending to minuscule. At line-ends the last letter or letters are frequently suprascript.


☛McGurk, Gospel books no. 137. ☛Gamber, CLLA Suppl. 408.

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