|Date||VIII–IX (780 - 820)|
|Origin and Provenance||
Origin probably North-east France. Provenance St Amand near Tournai: on fol. 7 stands the fifteenth-century ex-libris 'Pertinet monasterio sancti amandi in pabula ordinis sancti benedicti tornacensis dyocesis’. The fifteenth-century St Amand press-mark M 176 is on fol. 1. Acquired by Le Tellier, Archbishop of Rheims (†1710), who gave it to the Royal Library. Was ‘Codex Telleriano-Remensis 264' and 4483.A in the Royal collection (see fol. 2).
|TM Number||TM 66660|
|Contents||Canones; Varia Liturgica.|
Script is an early and not very expert minuscule with some cursive elements: open a and a; here and there high-backed c and flat-topped Ᵹ; y is v-shaped and dotted, z has a semi-circular first and last stroke. In the uncial headings N and R have the oblique stroke almost horizontal. A later hand, saec. X–XI, added on the lower half of foll. 5v and 6r 'Breviculus contra duciaticum' (imprecations against the devil).
☛CLA script (Early Caroline Minuscule) changed to follow CLA 6 p. XI. ☛Martinus scribe (John 1995).
|Last modified||01 May 2019|