Manuscript Summary: Collected Fragments Volume II from the Abbey Library of St. Gall ("Veterum Fragmentorum manuscriptis codicibus detractorum collectio tomus II"). Among other texts, this volume contains 110 smaller and larger single leaves from the oldest Vulgate version of the Gospels, produced in northern Italy (Verona?) in about 410/420, fragments of Psalm manuscripts in Latin and in Greek from the 7th and the 10th centuries respectively, and a large number of Irish fragments from the Abbey Library dating from the 7th through the 9th century, including a picture portraying Matthew the Evangelist with his emblems (p. 418), a full-page decorated cross (p. 422) and a "Peccavimus" decorative initial (p. 426). (smu)
Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 461-464. Show standard description
St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 1395
Parchment · 473 pp. · 24 x 18.5-19 cm · northern Italy (Verona?) · 5th-10th centuries
Veterum Fragmentorum Manuscriptis Codicibus detractorum collectio Tom. II.
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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 1395, Front cover – Veterum Fragmentorum Manuscriptis Codicibus detractorum collectio Tom. II. (https://www.e-codices.ch/en/list/one/csg/1395)