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BASEL, UNIVERSITAETSBIBLIOTHEK, A VII 3, FOLIO 4R.

BASEL, UNIVERSITAETSBIBLIOTHEK, A VII 3

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Title

BASEL, UNIVERSITAETSBIBLIOTHEK, A VII 3

Description

In addition to Greek and Latin Psalms, written somewhere in continental Europe by Irish monks during the Carolingian period, this famous Basel codex also contains a brief series of devotions in Latin for private use, appended by the monks. The exact place where the manuscript was written and its various subsequent travels are unknown, although, based on one note, whose interpretation is under debate, some relation to the Abbey of St. Gall and/or to that of Bobbio is frequently mentioned. In about 1628-1630 the manuscript was listed in the catalog of the Amerbach family, then around 1672-1676 in that of Johannes Zwinger.

Creator

ANONYMOUS

Source

BASEL, UNIVERSITAETSBIBLIOTHEK

Date

Ninth century

Rights

Format

JPEG

Language

Latin, Ancient Greek

Identifier

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Manuscript

Physical Dimensions

95 ff., 22.5 x 17 cm

Citation

ANONYMOUS, “BASEL, UNIVERSITAETSBIBLIOTHEK, A VII 3,” Digital Exhibitions at Special Collections & Archives, Queen's University Belfast, accessed September 26, 2020, http://omeka.qub.ac.uk/items/show/587.

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