Passio Kiliani -- Ps. Theotimus: Passio Margaretae -- Orationes

Title:
Passio Kiliani -- Ps. Theotimus: Passio Margaretae -- Orationes
Library:
Niedersächsische Landesbibliothek
Language:
Latin
City:
HANNOVER, Germany
Shelf Mark:
Ms. I 189 (olim Ms. 189)
Origin:
Fulda
Dimensions:
38 folios -- 206 x 150 mm.
Date Description:
c. 965-1000
Content:
Vita of Saint Kilian of Würzburg (Passio minor, fols. 1r-11r) -- Vita of Saint Margaret of Antioch (fols. 11v- 32v) -- four prayers for a woman (fols. 33r - 38r) note : “the oldest surviving illustrated saint’s life libellus” (p. 23 of the commentary volume)
Hand:
Carolingian minuscule [caroline minuscule] -- uncial [uncialis] -- square capitals [capitalis quadrata] -- rustic capitals [capitalis rustica] --Greek majuscule on fol. 11v --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
numerous miniatures framed in gold -- one full-page gold-framed miniature facing a gold-framed large ornamental gold letter beginning the text (this opening 11v-12r suggests that fol. 1r was part of a similar opening) --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books Medium BR 1720 .K54 N54 1988 facsimile + Kommentar Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Color
Series:
Codices Selecti Phototypice impressi, 83
Publication Date:
1988
Place of Publication:
Graz, Austria
Publisher:
Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt
Printer:
Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt
Type of Text:
hagiographical, prayers, religious