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

Leiden, Universiteitsbibliotheek, BPL 67D [palimpsest new]

(Origin: Continent) Irish exemplar

Identifiers

CountryNetherlands
CityLeiden
LibraryUniversiteitsbibliotheek
ShelfmarkBPL 67D [palimpsest new] [images]

Description

No. of folios52
Page height (mm)298
Page width (mm)193
ContentsEpitome Libri Glossarum, etc.
ScriptCaroline minuscule

History

DatingIX 3/4 (850–875)
Originprob. France (Irish scribe)

References

Bischoff, Katalog2140

Notes

Bischoff: strong Irish influence (via exemplar?); styleless (!) Irish minuscule, 51rv.

Manuscript images

Library location

Pádraic Moran, MIrA: Manuscripts with Irish Associations, draft version (2021) <mira.ie/160> [accessed 6 December 2021]