Manuscripts

Milan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana, MS D 23 sup

The Bobbio Orosius
  • s. vii
  • Continental manuscripts
  • vellum
Illuminated copy of Orosius (Book I and the beginning of Book II), usually thought to have been produced in the 7th century at the Irish foundation of Bobbio, Italy.
Identifiers
Shelfmark
D 23 sup
Title
The Bobbio Orosius
Provenance and related aspects
Date
s. vii
7th century
Origin, provenance
Bobbio
Hands, scribes
Codicological information
Material
vellum
Palaeographical information
Script
majuscule

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 concerning 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

Secondary sources (select)

Lowe, E. A., Codices Latini antiquiores: a palaeographical guide to Latin manuscripts prior to the ninth century. Part 3: Italy. Ancona – Novara, Codices Latini Antiquiores 3, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1938.
[id. 328.]
Henry, Françoise, Irish art in the Early Christian period (to A.D. 800), 3rd ed. (1940), London: Methuen, 1965.
62–64, etc.
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
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