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Cod. Sang. 491
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Latin Officium defunctorum and German prayers for the deceased
Paper · A + 142 + Z ff. · 10.5 x 7 cm · St. Gall, St. Katharinen Convent of Dominican nuns, Cordula von Schönau · before 1498
German, Latin
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A German-language allegory about indulgences (fol. 63v67v) is inserted into this Latin Officium defunctorum (fol. 1r104r). Following on fol. 104v141r are German prayers (partly prayers on indulgences) for the deceased. The copyist, Cordula von Schönau, who is named on fol. 141r, is attested to have been at the St. Katharinen Convent of Dominican nuns from 1492 to 1498. (sno)
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Scarpatetti Beat Matthias von, Die Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen, Band 2 Abt. III/2: Codices 450-546: Liturgica, Libri precum, deutsche Gebetbücher, Spiritualia, Musikhandschriften 9.-16. Jahrhundert, Wiesbaden 2008, S. 142-144.
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Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 156.
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10.5076/e-codices-csg-0491 (
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