Lex Alamannorum

Title:
Lex Alamannorum
Library:
Stiftsbibliothek
Language:
Latin
City:
SANKT GALLEN, Switzerland
Shelf Mark:
Cod. Sangallensis 731
Alternate Names:
Wandalgarius Handschrift -- codex Sangallensis 731 --
Origin:
Northern Italy
Dimensions:
only pages 295-342 are reproduced (i.e., the final section of a 171 folio codex) -- ca. 215 x 130 mm.
Date Description:
793
Author:
The colophon states that Wandalgar was the scribe --
Content:
Incipit page and introduction (pp. 295-296) --Capitulatio (pp. 296-301) -- Lex Alamannorum (pp. 301-341) -- Explicit and colophon (p. 342) -- note: for the full content of the codex, which also contains the Lex Romana Visigothorum and the Lex Salica, see pp. 29-30 of the commentary volume --
Hand:
"Lombard" pre-carolingian minuscule --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
a few decorated initials (fish and bird motifs) in this section of the codex --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] Reference (Rm. 715) KJ 452.2 1993 v.1-v.2 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
partial reproduction of the codex -- full-size and color reproduction of this section -- thin margins are added --
Series:
Veröffentlichungen der Schwäbischen Forschungsgemeinschaft Augsburg in Verbindung mit dem Alemannischen Institut Freiburg i. Br. , Reihe 5b: Rechtsquellen...Bd. 3
Publication Date:
1993 (2nd ed.)
Place of Publication:
Augsburg, Germany
Publisher:
Schwäbische Forschungsgemeinschaft
Printer:
MZ-Verlagsdruckerei GmbH, Memmingen
Notes:
Commentary volume by Clausdieter Schott -- monochrome reproduction of Paris, Bibliotheque Nationale, Lat. 10753: Pactus Alamannorum, with transcription and German translation (pp. 41-67) -- Trnascription and German translation of the Lex Alamannorum (pp. 69-165) --
Bibliography:
http://www.cesg.unifr.ch/virt_bib/handschriften.htm --
Type of Text:
legal, secular