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Volume / Number: 5 / 522

CLA 522
Shelfmarks
  • Paris France Bibliothèque Nationale de France Lat. 152 (foll. 1–8)
Script Uncial
Date VII–VIII (680 - 720)
Origin and Provenance

Written in East France probably in the centre that produced MS Lat. 17654 and the half-uncial group described under CLA 5.541. The manuscript was numbered 545 in the Baluze collection and 3703.2 in the Royal collection (see fol. 1).

CLA Vol. 5
TM Number TM 66651
Support Parchment
Contents Testamentum Vetus, Prophetae maiores (Vulgata, Ez 16.5–23.23).
Script Commentary

Script is a bold uncial of a French type: the lower bow of B protrudes considerably, the upper is triangular; the tail of G often curves to the right; the second upright of N leans to the left; the cross stroke of T has a loop to the left; the lower left stroke of X turns to the right; Y is dotted and its right hand branch curves to the left at the head-line, the whole bearing strong resemblance to the script of MS Lat. 17654 (CLA 5.670).

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