|Date||VIII² (751 - 800)|
|Origin and Provenance||
Written doubtless in North Italy. Was at Nonantola by the ninth century: on fol. 1, originally left blank, a ninth-century librarian entered the contents of the MS ('in hoc uolumine continentur', etc.) followed by the note, written in red ink: 'Hic codex adquisitus est per dōm anselmū abb. et est de primo armario'. Abbott Anselm died in 803. The index with which the MS opens has 13 items: 11 of these (3–13) occur, in precisely the same order, in Fulda Bonifatianus 2, saec. VIII.
|TM Number||TM 66529|
|Contents||Eucherius, Formulae Spirituales, Instructiones.|
Script is an uncial of the later type: the bow of uncial A is a small, narrow oval resting low, often just above the base-line; B has a protruding lower bow; the hasta of uncial E is high; the second upright of N is often comma-like; U and X have a different shape when used as numerals; Z is strikingly broad. Some marginalia in uncial (fol. 94v) and half-uncial (fol. 96); an interlinear addition in early Nonantola script (fol. 60v); later corrections passim.
|Last modified||22 June 2017|