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St. Gallen
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Cod. Sang. 126
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Hieronymus, Commentarii in Matthaeum
Parchment · 400 pp. · 23.5 x 15.2 cm · Cloister of St. Gall · second half of the 8th century
Latin, German
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
A copy of the exegesis of the Gospel of Matthew by the Church Father Jerome († 420). This codex, produced during the second half of the 8th century at the Abbey of St. Gall and written partly in Insular Minuscule, begins (pp. 3 and 6) with an Antiphon (?) with neumes, continues with the Our Father in Latin and five Latin alphabets; the last page contains a pen test with neumes. Corrections and additions to the text are inserted on sewn-in strips of parchment. (sno)
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Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 45-46.
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Additional description:
Additional description
Lowe Elias Avery, Codices Latini Antiquiores. A palaeographical guide to latin manuscripts prior to the ninth century. Part VII: Switzerland, Oxford 1956 (Osnabrück 1982), p. 22.
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Bruckner Albert, Scriptoria Medii Aevi Helvetica 2, Schreibschulen der Diözese Konstanz, St. Gallen I, Genf 1936, S. 64.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
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10.5076/e-codices-csg-0126 (
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