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

Laon, Bibliothèque municipale, 420

(Origin: Continent) Known Irish scribe

Identifiers

CountryFrance
CityLaon
LibraryBibliothèque municipale
Shelfmark420

Description

No. of folios199
Page height (mm)298
Page width (mm)185
ContentsMarcellus Empiricus; Pseudo-Hippocrates; etc.
ScriptCaroline minuscule

History

DatingIX 1/4 or 2/4 (800–850)
OriginNE France (near Saint-Amand)

References

Bischoff, Katalog2113

Notes

Hand of Martin of Laon.

Library location

Pádraic Moran, MIrA: Manuscripts with Irish Associations, draft version (2021) <mira.ie/262> [accessed 6 December 2021]