lex: Epitome Suppl. lat. 215 (Scintilla)

Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, Lat. 10753

Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, Lat. 10753

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Paris (France)
Bibliothèque Nationale
Lat. 10753

Siglum (by Mordek 1995): P23
Siglum (by Eckhardt 1962): K 30

Digital image available at BnF


end of the 10th/beginning of the 11th century (Hänel); middle to 2nd half of the 9th century, France (Burgundy?) (Mordek, Liebs); 10th/11th century (Mommsen, Meyer); 10th century (Beyerle/Buchner, Lehmann/Eckhardt 1966, von Salis); ca. middle of the 9th century, „etwa Burgund? jedenfalls französ.“ (Bischoff), Blois (?) (Kottje); 1st half to middle of the 9th/10th century, Blois (Bischoff HA); 3rd quarter of the 9th century (Eckhardt 1962 following Bischoff); ca. middle of the 9th century, France (ca. Burgundy ?) (Bischoff)

in possession of the church beati Launomari in Blois, then Collège Clermont (Eckhardt 1962)

Physical description:

Material: Parchment
Number: 154 foll.
Size: 235-240 x 135-140 mm
Text block: 170-177 x 100-110 mm
Lines: 26-28

Script: Caroline minuscule



  • 1r - 8v, 8v - 9r
    Lex Romana Visigothorum
  • 8v
    Lex Romana Burgundionum (title 3, 1)
  • 9r - 48v, 53r, 82v - 83v
    Lex Romana Visigothorum (Epitome Parisiana / Scintilla I)
  • 49r - 53r, 53r - 82v, 83v - 86r, 87r - 89r, 89r - v
    Lex Burgundionum (type A)
  • 86r - 87r
    Chlotharii I vel Chlotharii II praeceptio (511/561 or 584/628)
  • 90r - v (10. Jh.), 121v - 125v
    various capitularies
  • 91r
    fragment of a Benedictio aquae ferventis (addition 10th century)
  • 91v - 121v
    Lex Salica (Karolina emendata, list of titles and text)
  • 126r - 132v, 134r - 139v
    Lex Ribuaria (type A, text) Stemma
  • 139v - 150v, 133r - v, 151r - v, 153r - v, 152r - v, 154r - v
    Lex Alamannorum (type A) and partly unique version of the Pactus Alamannorum (both fragmentary) Stemma



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