Liber aureus prumiensis

Title:
Liber aureus prumiensis
Library:
Stadtbibliothek
Language:
Latin
City:
ULM, Germany
Shelf Mark:
Cod. 1709
Alternate Names:
Goldene Buch von Prüm -- Liber aureus of Prum
Origin:
Prüm, Germany
Date Description:
10th century to early 12th century
Content:
Copies of official documents concerning the monastery of Prüm from its foundation in 721 until 1103. In the twelfth century, this collection was given an elaborate gold-plated copper cover, hence the name.
Hand:
Titles in rustic capitals. Text varies from continental caroline minuscule to early Gothic textualis.
Illuminations:
No
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection BX 2618 .P787 L53 1997 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Monochrome.
Publication Date:
1997
Place of Publication:
Prüm, Germany
Publisher:
Geschichtsverein
Printer:
Anders, Prüm, Germany
Notes:
Extensive historical introduction and complete translation of the documents into German. Description of the gold cover by Christine Sauer, (pp. 394-406). Other names: Nikolaus Nösges Aloys Finken Reiner Nolden Ludwig Falkenstein
Type of Text:
cartulary, documents, legal, monastic