Manuscripts

Aberystwyth, National Library of Wales, Peniarth MS 6

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  • s. xiii
  • Welsh manuscripts
  • vellum
Identifiers
Location
Collection: Peniarth
Shelfmark
6
Classification
Hengwrt, 540a, 540b, 59
parts i and ii (Hengwrt 540a); part iii (Hengwrt 540b); part iv (Hengwrt 59)
Description
Four manuscript fragments containing parts of the Four branches of the Mabinogi (i-iii) and Gereint ap Erbin (iv).
Provenance and related aspects
Date
s. xiii
13th century (Gwenogvryn Evans)
Hands, scribes
Codicological information
Material
vellum
The list below has been collated from the table of contents, if available on this page,Progress in this area is being made piecemeal. Full and partial tables of contents are available for a small number of manuscripts. and incoming annotations for individual texts (again, if available).Whenever catalogue entries about texts are annotated with information about particular manuscript witnesses, these manuscripts can be queried for the texts that are linked to them.

Sources

Primary sources This section typically includes references to diplomatic editions, facsimiles and photographic reproductions, notably digital image archives, of at least a major portion of the manuscript. For editions of individual texts, see their separate entries.

Digitisation wanted.

Secondary sources (select)

Evans, J. Gwenogvryn, Report on manuscripts in the Welsh language, vol. 1:2: Peniarth, Historical Manuscripts Commission, London, 1899.
Internet Archive: <link>
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen