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

Leiden Leechbook: Leiden, Universiteitsbibliotheek, Voss. Lat. F. 96 A

(Origin: Continent) Irish-language content

Identifiers

CountryNetherlands
CityLeiden
LibraryUniversiteitsbibliotheek
ShelfmarkVoss. Lat. F. 96 A
MS nameLeiden Leechbook

Description

No. of folios2
Page height (mm)183
Page width (mm)147
ContentsMedical text
ScriptInsular minuscule

History

Datingprob. VIII/IX or IX in (880–920)
OriginBrittany (or Fleury?)
ProvenanceFleury

References

Bischoff, Katalog2208
Bronner, Verzeichnisp. 64

Notes

Old Irish interlinear gloss on f. 1v.

Library location

Pádraic Moran, MIrA: Manuscripts with Irish Associations, draft version (2021) <mira.ie/244> [accessed 6 December 2021]