|Date||VI¹ (501 - 550)|
|Origin and Provenance||
For origin and provenance see preceding item.
|TM Number||TM 66703|
|Contents||Anonymous, Carmen adversus paganos.|
Script is a broad round uncial, the letters firmly and precisely formed: F, P, and uncial Q are confined between the two lines; the stem of Y rests on the line. The uncial hand is contemporary with the Rustic; it is thus a help in dating uncial script.
☛Mabillon, De re diplomatica p. 352 and pl. VI. 2. Nouveau Traité, III, pp. 60–1, 64, 159, 267 and pl. XXXV. 8. 1 and 3; XLIII. 1. 1; XLIX. 1. 2. 3. 3. ☛A. Cameron, The last pagans of Rome, pp. 273–319.
|Last modified||16 November 2017|