A handlist of early medieval manuscripts (before c. AD 1000) relevant to the study of Irish book culture.

Codex Usserianus Primus: Dublin, Trinity College, 55 (A.IV.15)

(Origin: Continent) Irish-language content

Identifiers

CountryIreland
CityDublin
LibraryTrinity College
Shelfmark55 (A.IV.15) [images]
MS nameCodex Usserianus Primus

Description

No. of folios182
Page height (mm)125
Page width (mm)175
ContentsTestamentum Novum, Evangelia (Vetus latina, Mt, Mc, Lc, Io fragm.)
ScriptIrish Half-Uncial

History

DatingVII in (601–625)
OriginIrish centre

References

CLA/ELMSS2.271
Bronner, Verzeichnispp 13–14

Notes

Latin and Old Irish glosses (dry point). Damage indicates lost cumdach.

Manuscript images

Library location

Pádraic Moran, MIrA: Manuscripts with Irish Associations, draft version (2021) <mira.ie/098> [accessed 6 December 2021]