|Country of Location:||
Country of LocationSwitzerland
|Library / Collection:||
Library / CollectionUniversitätsbibliothek
ShelfmarkN I 2:59c
Manuscript TitleFulda Legendary
CaptionParchment · 2 ff. · 16-25 x 29.5 + (5+23) cm · Fulda · ca. 1156
Manuscript SummaryBifolio from the sixth volume (November-December) of a Fulda Legendary that originally consisted of six volumes, commissioned in 1156 by Rugger, monk at Frauenberg Abbey in Fulda (1176-1177 abbot of Fulda as Rugger II). This fragment contains parts of the volume's front matter (calendar for the month of December). The legendary was still used in the middle of the 16th century in Fulda by Georg Witzel (1501-1573) for his Hagiologium seu de sanctis ecclesiae (Mainz 1541) as well as for his Chorus sanctorum omnium. Zwelff Bücher Historien Aller Heiligen Gottes (Köln 1554). More fragments from the sixth volume are also in Basel. It shows that this volume, and at least the 3rd volume (May-June) of the legendary as well, reached Basel, where both evidently were used as manuscript waste around 1580.
Standard descriptionJohannes Staub (Institut Bibliotheca Fuldensis der Theologischen Fakultät Fulda) und Anette Löffler, 2019.
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|DOI (Digital Object Identifier):||
DOI (Digital Object Identifier10.5076/e-codices-ubb-N-I-0002-59c (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-ubb-N-I-0002-59c)
|IIIF Manifest URL:||
IIIF Manifest URLhttps://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/metadata/iiif/ubb-N-I-0002-59c/manifest.json
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How to quoteBasel, Universitätsbibliothek, N I 2:59c: Fulda Legendary (https://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/ubb/N-I-0002-59c).
DecorationFigurative, Fully Painted, Initial, Margin, Ornamental, Penwork
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