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Volume / Number: 5 / 607

CLA 607
  • Paris France Bibliothèque Nationale de France Lat. 10863 [palimpsest]
Script Uncial and Half-Uncial
Date VII (601 - 700)
Origin and Provenance

Origin uncertain, probably France. The manuscript was described as codex Luxoviensis by Dom Martianay in his edition of St Jerome; otherwise there is nothing to connect it with Luxeuil. Came into the Bibliothèque Nationale after 1740, as Suppl. Lat. 1445.

CLA Vol. 5
TM Number TM 66775
Support Parchment
Contents Lectionarium Gallicanum.
Script Commentary

Script, now seen only on flesh-side, is partly uncial (e.g. foll. 2–7, 10–15) and partly half-uncial of French type (e.g. foll. 11–14, 24–31): in the half-uncial part G invariably has the uncial form with the tail like a reversed comma.


☛Tewes, Luxeuil No. 33 (MSS with other close relationships to Luxeuil). ☛Y. Hen, Liturgical palimpsests, Bibliologia 26, 2007, p. 52, no. 22.

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