Reichenauer Martyrologium für Kaiser Lothar I

Title:
Reichenauer Martyrologium für Kaiser Lothar I
Library:
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Language:
Latin
City:
CITTA DEL VATICANO (VATICAN CITY, Vatikanstadt)
Shelf Mark:
Cod. Reg. lat. 438
Alternate Names:
Martyrologium of Wandalbert of Prum --
Origin:
Reichenau (Southern Germany)
Dimensions:
36 folios -- ca. 190 x 142 mm.
Date Description:
after 855
Author:
Wandalbert von Prum
Content:
Wandalbert von Prüm : Martyrologium (fols. 1v-30r) -- unknown authors: four atronomical texts (fols 31r-32v)-- Note: This copy of the text was probably dedicated to Louis the German --
Hand:
Carolingian minuscule {caroline minuscule]-- Uncial [uncialis] capitals for section headings
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
Dedication image (fol. 1v) -- eleven full-page miniatures [probably following 4th century Italian models] of the months of the year with generous gold ornament -- astronomical diagrams (fols. 31v, 33r-, 34v) -- typological diagram of Noah’s Ark (fol. 33v) -- diagram of the artes liberales (fol. 34r) -- labyrinth (fol. 35v) --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books Medium BX 4660 .A1 1997 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete full-size color reproduction of the entire manuscript --
Series:
Codices e Vaticanis selecti, 83
Publication Date:
1997
Place of Publication:
Stuttgart , Germany
Publisher:
Belser
Printer:
Offizin Chr. Scheufele (Stuttgart)
Notes:
Commentary volume by Hans-Walter Stork -- Complete transcription provided, as well as translation into German --
Type of Text:
astronomical, calendar, martyrology, religious, typological, verse