lex: Leges Langobardorum

Embraces the following “leges”: Adelchis principis capitula, Aistulfi leges, Arichis II principis capitula, Edictus Rothari, Leges a Grimoaldo additae, Liutprandi leges, Ratchis leges

Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Chigi F. IV. 75

Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Chigi F. IV. 75

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Repository:

Vatikan (Vatican City State)
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Chigi F. IV. 75

Siglum (by Mordek 1995): V5

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History:

Origin:
ca. 1000, Central Italy (presumably S. Paolo fuori le Mura, Rom)

Provenance:
S. Paolo in Rome, in 1660 acquired by or in favour of (Flavio?) Chigi (Mordek)


Physical description:

Material: Parchment
Quires:
Number: 109 foll.
Size: 230-234 x 153-156 mm
Text block: 180-190 x 100-105 mm
Lines: 25-26

Script: Central Italian minuscule

Glosses:


Contents:

  • 1r - 58v
    chronicle by Benedict of S. Andrea
  • 59r
    fragmentary end of Einhard's Vita Karoli Magni
  • 59v
    Lex Salica (Karolina emendata, title 62,1-5)
  • 59v - 60r
  • 60r - 104v, 106v - 109v
    various capitularies
  • 104v - 106v
    Liutprandi notitia de actoribus regis

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Salzburg, Bibliothek der Erzabtei St. Peter, a. IX. 32

Salzburg, Bibliothek der Erzabtei St. Peter, a. IX. 32

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Repository:

Salzburg (Austria)
Bibliothek der Erzabtei St. Peter
a. IX. 32

Siglum (by Mordek 1995): Sa


History:

Origin:
1st half of the 11th century, Salzburg (according to Wind and Hehl), Cologne (according to Kottje) (Mordek)


Physical description:

Material: Parchment
Quires:
Number: 218 foll.
Size: 272-280 x 217-220 mm
Text block: 215-230 x 145-160 mm
Lines: 29-30

Script: Caroline minuscule

Glosses:


Contents:

  • 1r
    front page
  • 1v
    Epistola formata
  • 2r - 90v
    Cresconius, Collectio canonum
  • 91r - 116r
    collection of 190 canons of Hispanic and Gallo-Frankish councils
  • 116v
    Prologue to the Paenitentiale (Pseudo-)Bedae (slightly younger addendum)
  • 117r - 134r
    Hrabanus Maurus, Paenitentiale ad Heribaldum
  • 134r - 142v
    Collectio 12 capitulorum
  • 142v - 145r
    Collectio 17 capitulorum
  • 145r - 157v, 166r - 167v, 168v, 198v - 202r
    various canonical and theological texts
  • 157v - 166r
    Collectio Vetus Gallica (excerpt)
  • 167v - 168v
    Isidore, Sententiae (excerpts)
  • 168v - 198v
  • 195v - 196r
    Leges Langobardorum (Liutprandi leges)
  • 202r - 207r
    Capitula Angilramni
  • 207r - 218r
    excerpts from canonical texts and capitularies
  • 218v
    probationes pennae (14th century), prayer

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Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Cod. Guelf. 532 Helmst.

Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Cod. Guelf. 532 Helmst.

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Repository:

Wolfenbüttel (Germany)
Herzog August Bibliothek
Cod. Guelf. 532 Helmst.

Siglum (by Mordek 1995): W5


History:

Origin:
9th century (von Schwind); beginning of the 9th century, Salzburg (Kottje); 1st to 2nd quarter of the 9th century, part II presumably from 820, Salzburg (Mordek); 9th century (820), Salzburg (?) (Bischoff HA); ca. 820 (Bluhme); around the year 820, Salzburg (Siewert following Heinemann); 10th century (Krusch)

Provenance:
presumably from Weißenburg (Mordek following Butzmann); formerly in possession of Matthias Flacius Illyricus (Krusch)


Physical description:

Material: Parchment
Quires:
Number: 174 foll. (3 parts)
Size: 235 x 140-150 mm
Text block: 200 x 95-115 mm
Lines: 25, 36-37

Script: Caroline minuscule

Glosses:


Contents:

  • 2r - 54r
    Defensor of Ligugé, Scintillarum liber (beginning fragmentary)
  • 54r - 55v
    letter from Charlemagne to Alcuin; short notes
  • 56r
    title "Monita cuiusdam sancti de virtutibus"
  • 56v - 85v
    Isidore, Proemia de libris novi et veteris Testamenti; Liber de ortu et obitu patrum; Allegoriae quaedam sacrae Scripturae; pseudo-Isidor, Liber de genealogiis (incomplete); Isidore, Chronicon (last part)
  • 85v - 86r
    Praefatio to the Epitome temporum; short annals from Heraclius up to the year 820
  • 86v - 88v
    letter from Louis the Pious to the archbishops (here Arn of Salzburg) regarding the transmission of the Regulae canonicorum from 817
  • 89r - 91r
    Capitulare monasticum I
  • 91v - 93r
    clerical interrogatio
  • 93v
    canon on delinquent clerics
  • 94r
    interpretation of the Lord's Prayer
  • 94r - v
    explanatory notes on units
  • 95r - 114r
    Eucherius of Lyon, Instructionum ad Veranum libri duo
  • 114r - 120v
    glossaries
  • 121r - v
    synodal ordo
  • 122r - 134v
    Junilius Africanus, De partibus legis divinae libri duo
  • 134v - 138v
    clerical interrogatio, explanatory notes on clerical ranks, various moral dicta, maxims, catalogue of the kings of Israel starting with Rehoboam
  • 139r - 153r
    Alcuin, Dialogus seu disputatio de rhetorica et de virtutibus
  • 153v
    various list of names
  • 154r - 170r
    Lex Baiuvariorum (type A) Stemma
  • 170v
    Capitulare seu canones concilii Neuchingensis, Capitulare seu canones concilii Dingolfingensis
  • 170v - 173v
    Edictus Rothari (cc. 281-351, from 173r: cc. 43-86)

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Vercelli, Biblioteca Capitolare Eusebiana, CLXXXVIII

Vercelli, Biblioteca Capitolare Eusebiana, CLXXXVIII

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Repository:

Vercelli (Italy)
Biblioteca Capitolare Eusebiana
CLXXXVIII


History:

Origin:
9th century (Bluhme); middle of the 8th century, presumably from North Italy (CLA)


Physical description:


Quires:
Number:
Size: ca. 220 x 190 mm


Script:

Glosses:


Contents:

  • Leges Langobardorum

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Vercelli, Biblioteca Capitolare Eusebiana, CXXII

Vercelli, Biblioteca Capitolare Eusebiana, CXXII

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Repository:

Vercelli (Italy)
Biblioteca Capitolare Eusebiana
CXXII


History:

Origin:
late 10th or 1st half of the 11th century, Umbro-Roman (Kaiser)


Physical description:


Quires:
Number: 187 foll.
Size: 320 x 250 mm

Lines: 29-30

Script:

Glosses:


Contents:

  • 1r
    empty
  • 1va - 3vb
    description of the burial sites of the twelve apostles
  • 3vb - 5vb
    pseudo-Hieronymus, Expositio IIII evangeliorum
  • 5vb - 6rb
    glosses to the Codex Iustinianus
  • 6rb - vb
    Lex Salica (Karolina emendata, Capp. 22-23)
  • 6vb - 7vb
    Const. Imperatoriam to the Institutiones of Iustinian
  • 8ra - 13vb
    list of titles to the Epitome Iuliani from Cap. 211 onwards, to the appendix B as well as to the beginning of the Dictatum de consiliariis
  • 13vb - 15rb
    list of titles to the Lex Dei with extra count of chapters
  • 15rb - 153vb
    Epitome Iuliani
  • 153vb - 159rb
    appendix B and chapter summae to the Epitome Iuliani
  • 159va
    Domini Iuliani antecessoris dictatum de consiliariis up to sentence 3
  • 159va - vb
    CJ 5,71,4 and CJ 5,71,1 in the Summa Perusina version
  • 159vb
    Epitome Aegidii (Ep. Aeg. CTh 8,5,1)
  • 159vb
    Collatio (14,2,3)
  • 159vb
    synonym glosses by a different hand, not belonging to a juridical text
  • 160ra - 161ra
    Jonas of Orléans, De institutione laicali, Cap. 8
  • 161v - 162r
    Stemma cognationum to the previous excerpt; Edictus Rothari, Cap. 153
  • 162ra - 186ra
    Lex Dei
  • 186ra - rb
    juridical questions and answers based on Isidore, Etymologiae
  • 186rb
    excerpt from Isidore, Sententiae
  • 186va
    excerpt from the praefatio of the Liber poenitentialis of Halitgar of Cambrai
  • 186va
    excerpt from Augustinus, Enchiridion de fide, spe et caritate
  • 186va
    1. Cor. 7,5, followed by an excerpt from Augustine, Enchiridion de fide, spe et caritate (Cap. 17)
  • 186vb
    Isidore, Sententiae
  • 186vb, 187vb
    Liber Proverbiorum

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Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. Lat. 5359

Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. Lat. 5359

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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

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Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. Lat. 5001

Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. Lat. 5001

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Repository:

Vatikan (Vatican City State)
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Vat. Lat. 5001

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Note(s): together with paper-apograph Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. Lat. 5000

History:

Origin:
13th century, Salerno (Bluhme); around the year 1300, Salerno (Pohl)


Physical description:


Quires:
Number: 162 foll.
Size: 245 x 185 mm


Script:

Glosses:


Contents:

  • 1r
    prologue
  • 1r - 2r
    Catalogus regum Italiae
  • 2r - v
    Catalogus principum Beneventanorum
  • 3r - 104r
    Chronicon Salernitanum
  • 104r - 104v
    epitaph of Dauferanda, epitaphs on Adelferi and Rofrit
  • 105r - 105v
    dedication poem to the Historiola of Erchempert
  • 105v - 106v
    Pauli Diaconi Continuatio Casinensis
  • 106v - 131v
    Erchempert, Historia Langobardorum Beneventanorum
  • 131v - 132r
    Romani pontificis incerti epistola ad quendam Constantinopolae agentem
  • 132r - 137r
    Sicardi principis pactio cum Neapolitanibus
  • 137r - v
    Recordatio Potonis
  • 138r - 139r
    Ardericus, poem to Rofrit
  • 139r - 140v
    Glossarium legis Langobardorum
  • 140v
    Genealogia gentium; De legibus Francorum
  • 140v - 141r
    Calculus principum Beneventi
  • 141r - 143v
    Chronica Annorum 891-897
  • 143v - 147v
    Radelgisi et Siginulfi divisio ducatus Beneventani
  • 147v
    poem on Landulf I of Capua-Benevento
  • 147v
    closing note by the scribe
  • 148r - 156v
    Catalogus pontificum
  • 157r - 162r
    Catalogus imperatorum

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Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. Lat. 1468

Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. Lat. 1468

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Repository:

Vatikan (Vatican City State)
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Vat. Lat. 1468

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History:

Origin:
11th century, Benevento (Bischoff HA, Bischoff)


Physical description:


Quires:
Number:
Size: 295 x 195 mm


Script:

Glosses:


Contents:

  • Leges Langobardorum
  • glossary

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