Codex epistolaris carolinus : Osterreichische Nationalbibliothek Codex 449

Title:
Codex epistolaris carolinus : Osterreichische Nationalbibliothek Codex 449
Library:
Österreichische Nationalbibliothek
Language:
Latin
City:
WIEN (VIENNA, Vienne), Austria
Shelf Mark:
Cod. Vindob. 449
Alternate Names:
Codex vindobonensis 449 -- Codex carolinus --
Origin:
Cologne, Germany
Dimensions:
98 folios -- 275/280 x 250/255 mm.
Date Description:
probably 870-889, but could be mid-9th century
Content:
Copy of the manuscript ordered by Charlemagne in 791 to collect early carolingian correspondence, namely papal letters to Charles Martel, Pepin, and Charlemagne --
Hand:
carolingian minuscule [caroline minuscule] -- capitalis rustica [square capital] (introduction on fol. 1r and rubrics)
Illuminations:
No
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] Oversize (Rm. 715E) DC 70 .A1 C64 1962 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
complete manuscript -- color -- full-size with white margin around the reproduced pages --
Series:
Codices selecti phototypice impressi, 3
Publication Date:
1962
Place of Publication:
Graz, Austria
Publisher:
Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt
Notes:
Introduction by Franz Unterkircher -- The table on pp. xxiv-xxv shows the correspondence between the sequence of letters in the manuscript and their numbering in the MGH edition --
Type of Text:
documents, historical, letters, Papal letters, secular