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Location: Engelberg
Library / Collection: Stiftsbibliothek
Shelfmark: Cod. 21
Manuscript title: Gregorius M., Moralia in Job, t. II
Caption: Parchment · 94 ff. · 32.0 x 22.5 cm · Engelberg · 1143-1178
Language: Latin
Manuscript summary: This manuscript contains, along with three other volumes (Cod. 20, 22 and 23), Gregory the Great's interpretation of the Book of Job. In two lines of verse on 1r, Abbot Frowin of Engelberg dedicates the volume to the Mary, the patron saint of the monastery. On 89r and 89v a change in the ruling produces markedly larger line spacing. The incipit and explicit are rubricated, and every section begins with a decorative initial and red and brown-black ink with the figurative and vinescrolls motifs typical of Frowin's scriptorium. The layout, script and illustration are closely related to Cod. 20. (grd)
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier): 10.5076/e-codices-bke-0021
Permanent link: http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bke/0021
How to quote: Engelberg, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. 21: Gregorius M., Moralia in Job, t. II
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Online since: 06/09/2011
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