lex: Aistulfi leges

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

Digital image available at BAV


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

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Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, Lat. 4613

Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, Lat. 4613

Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

Repository:

Paris (France)
Bibliothèque Nationale
Lat. 4613

Siglum (by Mordek 1995): P5

Digital image available at BnF


History:

Origin:
10th century, Italy (Mordek); 10th century (Bischoff HA, Bluhme)


Physical description:

Material: Parchment
Quires:
Number: 100 foll. (counted 1 - 98, 49bis, 55bis)
Size: 280-285 x 160-168 mm


Script: Caroline minuscule

Glosses:


Contents:

  • 1r - 13r
    fragment of the Edictus Rothari
  • 13r - 15r
    Leges a Grimoaldo additae (without capitulatio)
  • 15v - 52v
    Liutprandi leges (Capitulatio, prologue and text)
  • 52v - 53r
    Memoratorium de mercedibus commacinorum (without capitulatio, added to Liutprand's laws as Cap. CLXV)
  • 53r - 57r
    Ratchis leges (without capitulatio)
  • 57r - 62v
    Aistulfi leges
  • 62v
    Aistulfi regis capitulum spurium
  • 62v - 98v
    various capitularies

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Ivrea, Biblioteca Capitolare, XXXIV (5)

Ivrea, Biblioteca Capitolare, XXXIV (5)

Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

Repository:

Ivrea (Italy)
Biblioteca Capitolare
XXXIV (5)

Siglum (by Mordek 1995): I1

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History:

Origin:
about 830 (Bluhme); 1st third of the 9th century, North Italy (Bischoff); about 830, Pavia (Mordek)


Physical description:

Material: Parchment
Quires:
Number: 168 foll. (numbered I, 1 - 167)
Size: ca. 265 x 170 mm
Text block: ca. 205-215 x 125-130 mm
Lines: 26

Script: Caroline minuscule

Glosses:


Contents:

  • Ir
    two formulae
  • Iv
    Liutprandi notitia de actoribus regis
  • Iv - 56v, 166v - 167v
    various capitularies
  • 57r - 104v
    Edictus Rothari
  • 105r - 107r
    Leges a Grimoaldo additae
  • 107v - 108v
    Memoratorium de mercedibus commanicorum
  • 108v - 159v
    Liutprandi leges
  • 159v - 162r
    Ratchis leges
  • 162r - 166v
    Aistulfi leges

References:

  • Bluhme 1868 p. XXI-XXIII
  • Siewert 1993 p. 211
  • Mordek 1995 p. 29, 172, 178-185, 247-248, 358, 677, 921, 925 [PDF-Download]
  • Bischoff 1998 p. 326-327
  • Mordek 2005 p. 31-52
  • Hartmann 2008 p. 99
  • Faulkner 2016 p. 110, 133, 143, 207
  • Britta Mischke, Die postume Zusammenführung einer italienischen Kapitularien-Überlieferung: Ein zerstörtes Turiner Fragment und die Handschrift Ivrea XXXIV, in: Deutsches Archiv für Erforschung des Mittelalters 74 (2018), S. 193-200.

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    Gotha, Forschungs- und Landesbibliothek, Memb. I 84

    Gotha, Forschungs- und Landesbibliothek, Memb. I 84

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Gotha (Germany)
    Forschungs- und Landesbibliothek
    Memb. I 84

    Siglum (by Mordek 1995): G
    Siglum (by Eckhardt 1962): S 83


    History:

    Origin:
    10th century, Gaul (Hänel); 10th century (Mommsen, Schott, Meyer); ~10th/11th century (Bischoff); 10th/11th century, Mainz (Mordek, Kaiser); 9th/10th century (Beyerle/Buchner, Schott); 11th century (von Schwind); beginning of the 11th century (Lehmann/Eckhardt 1966); 10th/11th century, North Italy (?) (Kottje); 10th or certainly beginning of the 11th century, Fulda (Bluhme); presumably 10th century (Eckhardt 1962); 2nd half of the 12th century (Bracciotti)

    Provenance:
    in the 15th century in Saint Martin of Mainz; 1714 already in Gotha (Eckhardt 1962)


    Physical description:

    Material: Parchment
    Quires:
    Number: 397 foll. (numbered 1 - 414, with 17 foll. loss: 170, 187 - 194 and 244 - 251 [substituted by empty sheets], four parts in whole)
    Size: 385-395 x 300-305 mm


    Script: Caroline minuscule

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 1ra - 29rb
      collection of capitularies of Ansegis
    • 29rb - 145vb
      collection of capitularies of Benedictus Levita
    • 146vb - 147va
      Concilium et capitulare de clericorum percussoribus (falsification), various capitularies
    • 148vb - 149ra
      prologues Stemma of the Lex Salica (type S)
    • 150ra - 159vb
      Lex Salica (systematized by Lupus)
    • 159vb - 160vb
      Lex Ribuaria Stemma (list of titles edited by Lupus)
    • 161va - 166rb
      Lex Ribuaria (type A, redaction by Lupus)
    • 167ra - 196vb
      Leges Langobardorum (list of titles and text, systematized by Lupus)
    • 197ra - 203va
      Lex Alamannorum (type A) Stemma
    • 148ra - rb
      list of emperors starting with Augustus
    • 148va - vb
      prologue of the Lex Baiuvariorum
    • 203va - 215rb
      Lex Baiuvariorum (type F, redaction by Lupus) Stemma
    • 215rb - 225va, 376rb - 396rb, 406va - 414va
      various capitularies (Ansegis, Louis the Pious) and council orders
    • 226ra - 336vb
      Lex Romana Visigothorum
    • 336vb - 338va
      Historia Langobardorum
    • 339ra - 376rb
      Leges Langobardorum with Edictus Rothari and the laws of Grimoald, Liutprand, Ratchis and Aistulf
    • 396rb - 406rb
      parts of the Liber Legum of Lupus, Liber Papiensis, Episcoporum ad Hludowicum imperatorem relatio
    • 406rb
      Capitula Italica, c. 15 = Epitome Iuliani 119,6
    • 406rb - va
      Augustinus, De civitate Dei

    References:

  • Hänel 1849 p. XLVI
  • Bluhme 1868 p. XXXVII-XXXIX
  • Meyer 1905 p. XXXI, XXXVIII-XXXIX
  • Mommsen 1905 p. LXXII-LXXIII, XCII
  • Krusch 1924 p. 113-117
  • von Schwind 1926 p. 184
  • Buchner 1940 p. 65-67
  • Beyerle / Buchner 1954 p. 34-35
  • Eckhardt 1962 p. XXVII
  • Lehmann / Eckhardt 1966 p. 13
  • Kottje 1986 p. 16, 20
  • Kottje 1987 p. 364, 374
  • Schott 1988 p. 94, 102, 105
  • Gontrum 1993 Part 2 p. 112-133
  • Siewert 1993 p. 210
  • Bischoff 1998 p. 297
  • Mordek 1995 p. 29, 126, 131-149, 246, 257-263, 265-266, 289, 369, 371, 375, 524, 664, 677, 728, 797-798, 834, 907, 921, 938, 1035 [PDF-Download]
  • Schmitz 1996 p. 87-91
  • Bracciotti 1998 p. 72-78
  • Liebs 2002 p. 151, 238
  • Kaiser 2004 p. 465 (n. 28), 476, 510-511, 560 (n. 344-348), 579 (n. 402), 605 (n. 507), 708 (n. 63)
  • Kaiser 2007 p. 257 (n. 266), 267, 465 (n. 65)
  • Hartmann 2008 p. 92, 95 (n. 193), 96 (n. 200), 98, 228 (n. 211), 332
  • Kaiser 2010 p. 575
  • Schmitz 2011 p. 26-27, 30, 32, 37, 39, 57
  • Coma Fort 2014 p. 185-188
  • Faulkner 2016 p. 107, 110, 133, 143, 207
  • Britta Mischke, Handschrift des Monats Dezember 2018: Gotha, Forschungsbibliothek, Memb. I 84, in: Capitularia. Edition der fränkischen Herrschererlasse, bearb. von Karl Ubl und Mitarb., Köln 2014ff.

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    Cava de’ Tirreni, Biblioteca della Badia, 4

    Cava de’ Tirreni, Biblioteca della Badia, 4

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Cava de' Tirreni (Italy)
    Biblioteca della Badia
    4

    Siglum (by Mordek 1995): C

    Digital image available at > Internet Culturale


    History:

    Origin:
    around the year 1005, South Italy (presumably Benevento; Garrison: Capua) (Mordek); ca. 1005, Benevento (Bluhme); about 1005, Monte Cassino (?) (Pohl)

    Provenance:
    In 1263 the manuscript was brought from the monastery of Sant'Angelo of Casalrotto near Mottola in Apulia to Cava. (Gontrum 1993)


    Physical description:

    Material: Parchment
    Quires: younger quire numbers and catchwords
    Number: 250 foll.
    Size: 240 x 160 mm

    Lines: 20-22

    Script: Caroline minuscule

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 1r
      dedication picture
    • 1v
      table of nations
    • 2r - 5r
      Origo gentis Langobardorum
    • 5r - 70v
      Edictus Rothari
    • 70v - 74r
      Leges a Grimoaldo additae
    • 74r - 147r
      Liutprandi leges
    • 148v - 156v
      Ratchis leges
    • 156v - 167r
      Aistulfi leges
    • 167r - v
      two spurious letters from the Byzantine emperor to Charlemagne
    • 167v - 171v
      Glossarium legum Langobardorum (Glossarium Cavense)
    • 171v - 178r
      Catalogus rerum Langobardorum et ducum Beneventanorum
    • 178r - 181v
      Chronicle of Capua
    • 182r
      miniature
    • 182v - 187v
      Arichis II principis capitula
    • 188r - 190v
      Adelchis principis capitula
    • 190v - 196v
      Pactiones de Leburiis
    • 197r - v
      three memoratoria
    • 198r
      apocryphal constitution of Theodosius II and Valentinian III
    • 198r - 248v
      collection of capitularies
    • 249
      empty
    • 250
      former endpaper with note

    References:


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    Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Cod. Guelf. 130 Blank.

    Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Cod. Guelf. 130 Blank.

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Wolfenbüttel (Germany)
    Herzog August Bibliothek
    Cod. Guelf. 130 Blank.

    Siglum (by Mordek 1995): W
    Siglum (by Eckhardt 1962): K 58

    Digital image available at Digitale Bibliothek HAB


    History:

    Origin:
    10th century (Beyerle/Buchner, Lehmann/Eckhardt 1966, Bischoff HA); 3rd quarter of the 9th century (after 855), North Italy (Mordek); 10th century (von Salis, von Schwind); ~3rd quarter of the 9th century, North Italy (Kottje); 10th century Augsburg (Bluhme); 3rd quarter of the 9th century, presumably from Italian ground (Eckhardt 1962 following Bischoff)

    Provenance:
    In possession of the Augsburg cathedral during the 11th/12th century. (Eckhardt 1962); Augsburg cathedral (Hoffmann, Mordek)


    Physical description:

    Material: Parchment
    Quires:
    Number: 208 foll.
    Size: 290 x 230 mm


    Script: Caroline minuscule

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • Ir - 1r, 63v, 207v, 208r
      Augsburg pieces dating from the 11th/12th century (additions)
    • 1v - 30r
      Edictus Rothari
    • 30v - 32r
      Leges a Grimoaldo additae
    • 32r - v
      Memoratorium de mercedibus commacinorum
    • 32v - 57v
      Leges Liutprandi and once again the Memoratorium de mercedibus commacinorum as the last chapter
    • 57v - 60v
      Ratchis leges
    • 60v - 63v
      Aistulfi leges
    • 64r - 73r
      capitulatio of the following collection of capitularies
    • 73r - 90v, 90v - 136v, 207r
      various capitularies and council orders
    • 90v
      Lex Ribuaria (type B, title 91, 2 with rubric)
    • 136v - 150r
      Lex Salica (Karolina emendata, list of titles and text)
    • 150r - 168r
      Lex Burgundionum (type B)
    • 168r - 176v
      Lex Ribuaria (type A, list of titles and text) Stemma
    • 176v - 187v
      Lex Alamannorum (type B, list of titles and text)
    • 187v - 207r
      Lex Baiuvariorum (type E, prologue, list of titles and text) Stemma
    • 207r
      Capitula de Iudaeis, Cap. 5
    • 207v - 208r
      copy of a charter, Augsburg record of relics and other pieces (additions from the 11th and 12th century)

    References:

  • Bluhme 1868 p. XXV-XXVI
  • von Salis 1892 p. 17
  • Krusch 1924 p. 87-89
  • von Schwind 1926 p. 183-184
  • Buchner 1940 p. 67-68
  • Beyerle / Buchner 1954 p. 35
  • Eckhardt 1962 p. XXIII
  • Lehmann / Eckhardt 1966 p. 17
  • Kottje 1986 p. 16, 20
  • Kottje 1987 p. 364, 374
  • Schott 1988 p. 105
  • Siewert 1993 p. 212-213
  • Mordek 1995 p. 110, 147, 178, 182, 358, 362, 364-366, 475-476, 677, 747, 808, 842, 856, 892, 920-943 [PDF-Download]
  • Bischoff HA Fiche 26, 3.2 (p. 35)
  • Kaiser 2002 p. 237
  • Hoffmann 2004 p. 22, 38
  • Kaiser 2007 p. 206 (n. 18)
  • Hartmann 2008 p. 81, 82 (n. 118), 92-93, 95 (n. 187), 96, 97 (n. 206), 99, 250 (n. 36), 336-337
  • Siems 2013 p. 210 (n. 131)
  • Bischoff 2014 p. 501
  • Faulkner 2016 p. 112, 117, 126, 146, 204, 206, 208, 218, 220, 222, 256
  • Ubl 2017 p. 227, 238, 241
  • Stefan Esders, Deux libri legum au service des fonctionnaires du royaume d'Italie à l'époque carolingienne, in: Charlotte Denoël / Anne-Orange Poilpré / Sumi Shimahara (Hrsg.), Imago libri. Représentations carolingiennes du livre (Bibliologia 47), Paris 2018, p. 79-84, 292-294, hier p. 82-84, 294.
  • Hans Butzmann, Die Blankenburger Handschriften (Kataloge der Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbüttel, Neue Reihe, Bd. 11), Frankfurt am Main 1966.

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    Madrid, Biblioteca Nacional, 413

    Madrid, Biblioteca Nacional, 413

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Madrid (Spain)
    Biblioteca Nacional
    413

    Digital image available at Biblioteca Nacional

    Note(s):Es bestehen textliche Ähnlichkeiten mit Cava dei Tirreni, Biblioteca della Badia, 4.

    History:

    Origin:
    10th century, in parts Benevento or Salerno (Bluhme); early 11th century, presumably Apulian (Mordek); short before 1050, Bari (Bracciotti)

    Provenance:
    The first owner of the manuscript which is known was the jurist Marino Freccia. After him Diego Colmenares bought it in 1543. Since the 19th century the codex is preserved in the national library of Madrid. (Gontrum 1993)


    Physical description:

    Material: parchment
    Quires:
    Number: 162 foll., water damage
    Size: 257 x 160 mm

    Lines: 21

    Script:

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 1r
      empty
    • 1v - 5r
      Origo gentis Langobardorum
    • 5r - 15r
      Edictus Rothari (prologue and list of titles)
    • 15r - 16r
      short moral theological tract
    • 16v - 72v
      Edictus Rothari (text)
    • 72v - 74r
      Leges a Grimoaldo additae
    • 75r - 139r oder 140r
      Liutprandi leges
    • 141v - 148v
      Ratchis leges
    • 148v - 157r
      Aistulfi leges
    • 157r - 161r
      Adelchis principis capitula
    • 161r - 162v
      glossary

    References:


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