Millstätter Genesis und Physiologus Handschrift

Title:
Millstätter Genesis und Physiologus Handschrift
Library:
Kärnter Landesarchiv (Archiv des Geschichtsvereines für Kärnten)
Language:
German, Middle High German
City:
KLAGENFURT, Austria
Shelf Mark:
Sammelhandschrift 6/19
Alternate Names:
Millstatt Genesis -- Millstatt MS -- Klagenfurter Handschrift -- Millstatter Handschrift -- Klagenfurt-Millstätter Handschrift
Origin:
Kärnten, Austria
Dimensions:
167 folios -- 199 mm. x122 mm.
Date Description:
1120-1130
Content:
poems on Genesis, the Physiologus, Exodus, et al. (see p. 10 of commentary booklet). The earliest surviving extensively illustrated manuscript with text in German.
Hand:
Gothic textualis rotunda
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
color (red, blue and brown) pen drawings throughout the text of Genesis and Physiologus -- red initials and rubrics --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books Medium PT 1429 .R4 M5 v.1-v.2 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Monochrome.
Series:
Codices selecti phototypice impressi
Publication Date:
1967
Place of Publication:
Graz, Austria
Publisher:
Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt
Notes:
Vol. 1: Facsimile. Vol. 2: Introduction with color plates of some miniatures. Other names: Alfred Kracher.
Bibliography:
Hill Monastic Library
Type of Text:
religious, scientific, secular, vernacular, verse