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Volume / Number: 5 / 617

CLA 617
  • Paris France Bibliothèque Nationale de France Lat. 12021 (foll. 140–141)
  • Paris France Bibliothèque Nationale de France Lat. 12238 (fol. 129)
Script Half-Uncial
Date VII–VIII (680 - 720)
Origin and Provenance

Written presumably in some French centre, probably in the North. Was certainly later at Corbie: MS Lat. 12021 has the Corbie seventeenth-century ex-libris (fol. 1). Lat. 12238 has on fol. 1 a thirteenth-century ex-libris from St Germain des Prés, where it had the number '855, olim 374'. Lat. 12021 was number '121, olim 572' at St Germain.

CLA Vol. 5
TM Number TM 66784
Support Parchment
Contents Breviarium Alarici (tituli, 3.1.3–5.1).
Script Commentary

Script is a late type of half-uncial verging on minuscule; suprascript u after q is a simple dash; the ligature NS occurs even in mid-line; initials have a tendency to enclose the following letter.

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