Select manuscript from this collection: Cod. 3  Cod. 218 Cod. 231  Mss.h.h.XV.54  20/74
Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
Bern
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Burgerbibliothek
Shelfmark:
Shelfmark
Cod. 219
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Eusebius-Hieronymus: Chronicon
Caption:
Caption
Parchment · 2 + 77 + 2 ff. · 30.5 x 23 cm · France: Fleury; Reims? · 699
Language:
Language
Latin
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
The manuscript contains the second part of the Chronicle of Eusebius in the Latin translation and continuation of Jerome. The tables, generally laid out as double pages, are in the majority of cases condensed onto a single page. The book decoration is a superb example of pre-Carolingian manuscript illustration from the Frankish Empire and Northern Italy. From the detailed information on the title page, one can deduce that the text was written in 699; the Bernese Chronicle of Eusebius therefore is Switzerland’s oldest dated manuscript. (mit)
Standard description:
Standard description
Homburger, Otto: Die illustrierten Handschriften der Burgerbibliothek Bern. Bd. 1. Bern 1962. S. 19–21. Redigiert und ergänzt von Florian Mittenhuber, August 2014.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-bbb-0219 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-bbb-0219)
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http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bbb/0219
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How to quote
Bern, Burgerbibliothek, Cod. 219: Eusebius-Hieronymus: Chronicon (http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bbb/0219).
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09/23/2014
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