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Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Cod. Guelf. 1062 Helmst.

Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Cod. Guelf. 1062 Helmst.

Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

Repository:

Wolfenbüttel (Germany)
Herzog August Bibliothek
Cod. Guelf. 1062 Helmst.


History:

Origin:
11th century (Bischoff HA); 10th century (Hartmann); Godescalc: 3rd or 4th quarter of the 9th century, France (Bischoff)

Provenance:
In possession of Flacius who wrote "Illyrica est" on fol. 1r. (von Heinemann)


Physical description:


Quires:
Number: 226 foll.
Size: 180 x 160 mm


Script:

Glosses:


Contents:

  • 1v - 2v, 3v - 18v, 219r - 226v
    various canonical texts
  • 3r
    single titles of the Epitome Aegidii (parts of 1,1-1,4 and 1,6) introduced as "Defloratio sentenciarum Theodosianae legis" (Transcription to be found at the Carolingian Canon Law Project)
  • 8r-v, 17r - 18v
    Epitome Iuliani (excerpts)
  • 19r - 217v
    Collectio Dacheriana
  • 218r - v
    Notitia Galliarum
  • 226r
    Godescalc, verses

References:

  • Hänel 1849 p. 17 (cum n. c et a), 20 (cum n. d), 23 (cum n. a)
  • Conrat 1891 p. 228 (cum n. 6)
  • Mommsen 1905 p. CIII
  • Bischoff HA Fiche 26, 2.36 (p. 15)
  • Hartmann 2008 p. 330
  • Bischoff 2014 p. 505
  • Otto von Heinemann, Die Handschriften der Herzoglichen Bibliothek zu Wolfenbüttel. Abth. 1: Die Helmstedter Handschriften Bd. 3, Wolfenbüttel 1888, Nr. 1164, p. 35-36.
  • Abigail Firey, Continuing Recourse to Roman Law in the Carolingian Period: the example of ms Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Cod. Guelf. 1062 Helmst., in: Patrizia Carmassi / Gisela Drossbach (Hrsg.), Rechtshandschriften des deutschen Mittelalters. Produktionsorte und Importwege (Wolfenbütteler Mittelalter-Studien 29), Wiesbaden 2015, p. 211-243.

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    Wien (Vienna), Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, 502

    Wien (Vienna), Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, 502

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Wien (Austria)
    Österreichische Nationalbibliothek
    502

    Siglum (by Mordek 1995): Wi4

    Digital image available at ÖNB


    History:

    Origin:
    presumably 10th century (Beyerle/Buchner); 10th century, South Germany (Alemannian?) (Mordek); 9th century (Buchner, Lehmann/Eckhardt 1966); 11th century, German (Kottje); middle to 2nd half of the 10th century (Bischoff HA)


    Physical description:

    Material: Parchment
    Quires:
    Number: I + 73 foll., from fol. 47 onwards: 225 x 160 mm
    Size: 240 x 165 mm


    Script: Caroline minuscule

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • I
      paper sheet
    • IIra - vb
      vellum with Joh. 19, 27 (6th/7th century)
    • 1r - 19v
      Lex Ribuaria (type A, list of titles and text) Stemma
    • 19v - 41r
      Lex Alamannorum (type A, text) Stemma
    • 41r - 71v
      Episcoporum ad Hludowicum imperatorem relatio
    • 71v - 72v
      Admonitio generalis
    • 73
      empty

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    Vic, Arxiu i Biblioteca Episcopal, dipòsit MSG, s.n.

    Vic, Arxiu i Biblioteca Episcopal, dipòsit MSG, s.n.

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Vic (Spain)
    Arxiu i Biblioteca Episcopal
    dipòsit MSG, s.n.


    History:

    Origin:
    ca. 880 (García López); ca. 900, Vic (Gros i Pujol)


    Physical description:

    Material: Parchment
    Quires:
    Number: 1 fol.
    Size: 255 x 145 mm


    Script: Caroline minuscule with influences of the visigotic script

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • Lex Visigothorum (fragment, part of the list of titles of lib. 8, tit. 4)

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    Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. Lat. 7277

    Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. Lat. 7277

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Vatikan (Vatican City State)
    Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
    Vat. Lat. 7277

    N.B.: Bernhard Bischoff mentions incorrectly the Codex Theodosianus for this codex.

    History:

    Origin:
    8th or 9th century (von Salis); 9th/beginning of the 10th century, Gaul (Meyer); 8th/9th century, Burgundy (presumably Flavigny) (Bischoff)


    Physical description:


    Quires:
    Number: 127 foll.
    Size: 220 x 128 mm


    Script:

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 1v - 23
      Lex Romana Burgundionum
    • 23 - 125
      Leges novellae (Sylloge primaria)

    References:


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    Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. Lat. 5359

    Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. Lat. 5359

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Vatikan (Vatican City State)
    Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
    Vat. Lat. 5359

    Siglum (by Mordek 1995): V25

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    History:

    Origin:
    end of the 9th or 10th century (Bluhme); 2nd half of the 9th century, North Italy (Verona?) (Mordek); beginning of the 9th century, Verona (Moschetti); area of Verona (Bischoff)

    Provenance:
    Verona, S. Zeno Maggiore (Mordek)


    Physical description:

    Material: Parchment
    Quires:
    Number: 146 foll.
    Size: ca. 205 x 140 mm
    Text block: ca. 150-170 x 95-115 mm
    Lines: 20-23


    Script: early Caroline minuscule

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 1r - 12r
      Edictus Rothari (list of titles)
    • 12r - 69v
      Edictus Rothari (text)
    • 51 - 52
      Hymnarium (palimpsest)
    • 69v - 73r
      Leges a Grimoaldo additae (prologue, list of titles and institutio)
    • 73v - 78r
      Liutprandi leges (list of titles)
    • 78r - 133r
      Liutprandi leges (text)
    • 133v - 137r
      Ratchis leges
    • 138r oder 139r - 142v
      Aistulfi leges
    • 142v - 146r
      various capitularies
    • 146v
      prayers, one line of stylized letters

    References:


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    Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. Lat. 1128

    Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. Lat. 1128

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Vatikan (Vatican City State)
    Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
    Reg. Lat. 1128

    Siglum (by Eckhardt 1962): K 73

    Digital image available at BAV

    N.B.: Bernhard Bischoff mentions incorrectly the Codex Theodosianus for this codex. The manuscript contains the Lex Romana Visigothorum.

    History:

    Origin:
    10th century, Gaul (Hänel, Meyer); ca. 900, Fleury (Liebs); late 9th or 10th century, West-Frankish origin (Beyerle/Buchner); 10th century (von Salis); 10th or 11th century (Lehmann/Eckhardt 1966); 10th century, Burgundy (?) (Kottje); 1st half of the 9th century (Eckhardt 1962 following Bischoff); 1st half of the 9th century, St Gall (Avenarius); 1st half of the 9th century, rather France (Kaiser); 1st/2nd quarter of the 9th century, West France (partially Tours?), with initials from Reichenau(?) (Bischoff)

    Provenance:
    In possession of Alexandre Petau in 1647 (Eckhardt 1962, Avenarius 2005)


    Physical description:


    Quires:
    Number: 271 sheets, loss afterwards
    Size: ca. 350 x 246 mm

    Lines: 35
    Columns: 2 columns

    Script: Caroline minuscule and Uncial

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • flyleaf of Alexandre Petau
    • 1ra - b
      Incipit to the list of titles of the excerpts from the Codex Theodosianus; note of possession by Alexandre Petau
    • 1va - 3va
      list of titles to the excerpts from the Codex Theodosianus
    • 4r
      Incipit to the excerpts from the Codex
    • 4va - 100vb
      excerpts from the Codex Theodosianus with interpretations
    • 100vb
      Explicit to the excerpts from the Codex
    • 101ra - 102vb
      list of titles to the excerpts from the post-Theodosian novellae, the Gai Epitome, Pauli sententiae and to Papinianus
    • 103ra - 141vb
      excerpts from the post-Theodosian novellae with interpretations, the Gai Epitome, Pauli sententiae and to Papinianus
    • 141vb - 150va
      Gai Epitome with heading
    • 150va - 187va
      Pauli sententiae with heading and interpretationes
    • 187va - 190rb
      excerpts from the Codex Gregorianus with heading and interpretations
    • 190rb - va
      excerpts from the Codex Hermogenianus with interpretations
    • 190vb
      excerpt from Papinianus
    • 190vb - 202vb
      Liber singularis regularum
    • 203ra - 211va
      Notae iuris
    • 212ra - 232vb
      Lex Burgundionum (type A, list of titles and text with extravagantes)
    • 212ra - 214rb
      Lex Romana Burgundionum (title 17 and 44)
    • 233ra - 241vb
      Lex Ribuaria (type B, list of titles and text)
    • 242ra - 258ra
      Lex Salica (Karolina, list of titles and text)
    • 258va - 271vb
      Lex Alamannorum (type B, list of titles and text)

    References:


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    Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. Lat. 1050

    Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. Lat. 1050

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Vatikan (Vatican City State)
    Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
    Reg. Lat. 1050

    Siglum (by Mordek 1995): V19
    Siglum (by Eckhardt 1962): K 72

    Digital image available at BAV

    N.B.: Vat. Reg. Lat. 1050 corresponds to "Vaticanus reginae 379" (Montfaucon No. 379), as mentioned by Mommsen 1905, S. CIII. This manuscript is therefore not identical with Reg. Lat. 379.

    History:

    Origin:
    11th century (Hänel, Mommsen); middle of the 9th century, France (Liebs); early 2nd half of the 9th century, France (Mordek); 10th century (von Salis, von Schwind, Eckhardt, Beyerle/Buchner, Meyer); 10th century, West France (?) (Kottje); middle of the 9th century, Francia (Rio); middle of the 9th century (Eckhardt 1962 following Bischoff); (2nd quarter/) middle of the 9th century, France (Bischoff)

    Provenance:
    In possession of Alexandre Petau in 1647. (Eckhardt 1962)


    Physical description:

    Material: Parchment
    Quires:
    Number: 166 foll. (numbered 1-165 + 1 unnumbered sheet after 128, the first 4 sheets derive from younger codices), some quires in the back are assembled incorrectly
    Size: ca. 305 x 228 mm
    Text block: ca. 225 x 165 mm
    Lines: 31
    Columns: 2 columns

    Script: Caroline minuscule

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 1r - 4v
      fragments (later integrated)
    • 5ra - 14ra
      Isidore, Etymologiae
    • 14rb - va
      Extract from the cognition treatise by Aelius Gallus
    • 14va - 118va
      Lex Romana Visigothorum (date line of Alaric, two separated lists of titles with the explanatio, text (excerpts), followed by a summary of the books of the Lex Romana Visigothorum)
    • 118va - 124vb
      Lex Romana Burgundionum (list of titles and text)
    • 148ra - 157vb
      excerpts with juridical content
    • 157vb - 158rb
      treatise on the Franco-Roman administration
    • 158va - 159ra
      Isidore, Etymologiae
    • 159rb - va
      excised
    • 159vb - 160r
      empty
    • 160va - 162rb
      various capitularies
    • 162va - vb
      Lex Baiuvariorum (prologue, shortened)
    • 162vb - 163ra
      Lex Salica (Karolina emendata, long prologue)
    • 163ra - rb
      Lex Salica (Karolina emendata, short prologue)
    • 163rb - v
      addendum (12th century) and probationes pennae
    • 140ra - 147vb
      Lex Salica (Karolina emendata, list of titles and text)
    • 125ra - 134ra
      Lex Ribuaria (type B, list of titles and text)
    • 134rb - 139vb
      Lex Alamannorum (type B, list of titles and text)
    • 164ra - vb
      appendix to the collection of formulae from Tours
    • 165
      empty - except for probationes pennae

    References:

  • Hänel 1849 p. LXXXVIII
  • von Salis 1892 p. 20
  • Meyer 1905 p. XLIII, LIV
  • Mommsen 1905 p. C
  • von Schwind 1926 p. 188
  • Buchner 1940 p. 87-88
  • Beyerle/Buchner 1954 p. 37
  • Eckhardt 1962 p. XXV
  • Lehmann / Eckhardt 1966 p. 16
  • Kottje 1987 p. 366, 372
  • Schott 1988 p. 105
  • Mordek 1995 p. 847-852 [PDF-Download]
  • Kaiser 2002 p. 241
  • Liebs 2002 p. 110 (n. 104)
  • Hartmann 2008 p. 89 (n. 148), 95 (n. 186), 96 (n. 196), 97, 326-327
  • Lauranson-Rosaz 2009 p. 244 (n. 13)
  • Rio 2009 p. 268-269
  • Bischoff 2014 p. 438
  • Coma Fort 2014 p. 284-288
  • Faulkner 2016 p. 111, 146, 218, 222, 256
  • Kaiser 2017a p. 357 (n. 30), 367, 406
  • Kaiser 2017b p. 311-318, 321-329, 352
  • Ubl 2017 p. 234
  • Laura Viaut, Jacques Cujas et le »Codex Vesontinus«. Réflexion et nouveaux éléments de recherche sur un code de droit romano-barbare disparu, in: Francia 48 (2021), p. 237-258.
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    Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. Lat. 1048

    Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. Lat. 1048

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Vatikan (Vatican City State)
    Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
    Reg. Lat. 1048

    Digital image available at BAV

    N.B.: Bernhard Bischoff mentions incorrectly the Codex Theodosianus for this codex.

    History:

    Origin:
    10th century, Gaul (Hänel); 10th/11th century (Liebs, Mommsen); late 9th century, Orléans (Meyer); 9th/10th century or 1st half of the 10th century (Bischoff)

    Provenance:
    Orléans (Bishop Walter 870-891) (Meyer)


    Physical description:


    Quires:
    Number: 228 foll.
    Size:


    Script:

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 1 - 19
      Isidore, Etymologiae
    • 20 - 21r
      Stemmata graduum
    • 21v - 224r
      Lex Romana Visigothorum with younger explanationes titulorum and younger glosses
    • 224r -
      Series regum Francorum, Formula extravagans I No. 5, glossary in three languages

    References:


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