[Collectio Dionysio-Hadriana].

Format
Manuscript, Book
Language
Latin
Published/​Created
[ca. 900]
Description
160 leaves : parchment ; 330 x 250 mm.

Details

Subject(s)
Former owner
Bookseller
Rare books genre
Getty AAT genre
Summary note
Consists of conciliar canons and papal decretals.
Notes
  • Ms. codex.
  • Decoration: small red rustic capitals and ornamental incipits and explicits.
  • Origin: Probably written at Mainz, about 900 A.D.
Binding note
16th century, German. Stamped white leather over paste boards, red edges. In blue half-morocco case.
Language note
Texts in Latin.
Provenance
Belonged in the 15th century to the Benedictine abbey of Mettlach; Dr. Leander van Ess Darmstadt (1772-1847); Sir Thomas Phillipps, Ms. no. 390; Chester Beatty Wastern Ms. 14; purchased through Bernard Rosenthal at Sotheby's, June 24, 1969 at the Beatty sale.
Publications about
Wurm, H. Studien un Texte zur Dekretensammlung des Exiguus. Bonn, 1939.
References
Schenkl, H. Bibliotheca Patrum Latinorum Britannica, no. 1001
Cite as
Scheide Library, Princeton University. M 139.
Place name(s)
  • Germany Mainz.
  • Germany Mettlach.
OCLC
177446428
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