Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, Lat. 9654

Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

Repository:

Paris (France)
Bibliothèque Nationale
Lat. 9654

Siglum (by Mordek 1995): P
Siglum (by Eckhardt 1962): K 32

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History:

Origin:
late 10th or 11th century, presumably West Frankish origin (Beyerle/Buchner); 10th/11th century, Lotharingia (presumably Metz) (Mordek); 10th century (von Schwind, Lehmann/Eckhardt 1966, Sohm); 10th century, Metz, St Vincentius (Kottje); 10th century, Metz, St Vincent (Bischoff HA); 10th century, monastery of St Vincent in Metz (Eckhardt 1962)

Provenance:
St Vincent in Metz (Mordek); 1677 Collège Clermont; in Paris since 1810. (Eckhardt 1962)


Physical description:

Material: Parchment
Quires:
Number: 172 foll. (counted A, 1 - 171)
Size: 270 x 200 mm


Script: Caroline minuscule

Glosses:


Contents:

  • Av
    miniature of a ruler
  • 1r - 11r, 11v - 14r, 14v - 70r, 70v - 121r, 121v - 122r
    comprehensive collection of capitularies, ecclesial capitula and council orders (e.g. Ansegis)
  • 11r - v
    formulae for oaths of allegiance
  • 14r - v
    Lex Salica (Recapitulatio solidorum) Stemma
  • 70r - v
    Lex Burgundionum (title 79)
  • 70v
    CTh V 10 in the Epitome Aegidii version
  • 121r
    two lists of Frankish rulers
  • 121r - v
    Lex Salica (long prologue)
  • 121v
    Lex Salica (short prologue) Stemma
  • 122r - 134r
    Lex Salica (Karolina emendata, text)
  • 134r - 135r
    Lex Francorum Chamavorum
  • 135r - 143r
    Lex Ribuaria (type B, text)
  • 143v - 154r
    Lex Alamannorum (type B, text)
  • 154r - 171v
    Lex Baiuvariorum (type E, prologue, list of titles and text) Stemma

References:

  • Sohm 1883 p. 115
  • Krusch 1924 p. 108-109
  • von Schwind 1926 p. 183
  • Buchner 1940 p. 78-80
  • Beyerle / Buchner 1954 p. 36
  • Eckhardt 1962 p. XX
  • Lehmann/Eckhardt 1966 p. 16
  • Kottje 1986 p. 21
  • Kottje 1987 p. 366, 373
  • Schott 1988 p. 105
  • Gontrum 1993 Part 2 p. 134-147
  • Mordek 1995 p. 35, 72, 82, 199, 201, 233, 289, 325, 333, 387, 401, 431, 466, 492, 494, 514, 537, 549, 553, 562-578, 592, 619-620, 701, 709, 781, 786, 819, 821, 836, 858, 1024, 1032 [PDF-Download]
  • Schmitz 1996 p. 133-135
  • Bischoff HA Fiche 31, 8.3 (p. 64), Fiche 32, 3.11 (p. 51)
  • Mordek 2005 p. 31-52
  • Hartmann 2008 p. 91, 95 (n. 191), 97, 199, 334
  • Renard 2014 p. 1009-1020
  • Faulkner 2016 p. 26, 29-30, 32, 111, 124, 131, 145, 171, 173, 218, 221-222
  • Ubl 2017 p. 70, 225, 235, 241
  • Charles West, Legal Culture in Tenth-Century Lotharingia, in: Conrad Leyser / David W. Rollason / Hannah Williams (Hrsg.), England and the Continent in the Tenth Century: Studies in Honour of Wilhelm Levison (1876-1947) (Studies in the Early Middle Ages 37), Turnhout 2010, p. 351-375, hier p. 358-373.
  • Steffen Patzold, Das sogenannte "Capitulare Aquisgranense" Karls des Großen und die letzte Reforminitiative Ludwigs des Frommen im Jahr 829, in: Deutsches Archiv 71 (2015), p. 459-473.

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    Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, lat. 4631

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Paris (France)
    Bibliothèque Nationale
    Lat. 4631

    Siglum (by Mordek 1995): P47
    Siglum (by Eckhardt 1962): K 36

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    History:

    Origin:
    15th century, North France (St Denis?) (Mordek); 15th century (Eckhardt 1962)

    Provenance:
    in possession of Baluze; in Paris since 1690. (Eckhardt 1962)


    Physical description:


    Quires:
    Number: 121 foll.
    Size: 281-284 x 200 mm


    Script: Cursive

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 1ra - 2rb
      list of Frankish kings, list of Roman emperors in Gaul, table of nations and further list of Frankish kings
    • 2rb - vb
      Lex Salica (long and short prologue) Stemma
    • 2vb - 4va, 22rb - 28rb, 29vb - 35rb, 43ra - 46rb, 88va - 95vb, 96ra, 117ra - 118va, 120ra
      various capitularies Stemma
    • 4va - 22rb
      Lex Salica (Karolina emendata, list of titles and text) Stemma
    • 28rb - 29vb
      Lex Francorum Chamavorum
    • 35rb - 43ra
      Paulinus of Aquileia, Libellus sacrosyllabus episcoporum Italiae
    • 46rb - 88va
      Ansegis' collection of capitularies
    • 96ra - vb
      Lex Salica (Recapitulatio solidorum)
    • 96vb - 97vb, 99ra - rb
      Hincmar of Reims, De villa Noviliaco
    • 99va - vb, 98ra - vb, 100ra - 100vb
      collection of capitularies and canons on levy and church property
    • 100vb - 101vb, 103ra - vb, 102ra, 111va - vb
      Benedictus Levita's collection of capitularies
    • 102ra - vb, 104ra - 105vb
      record on the imperial coronation of Charles the Bald
    • 105vb - 111va
      Einhard, Vita Karoli Magni
    • 111vb - 112rb
      Hincmar of Reims, Quaterniones
    • 112va - vb
      table of contents to the capitularies
    • 112vb - 114vb
      Isidore, excerpt from the Etymologiae
    • 114vb - 116ra, 119rb - vb
      Pactus Childeberti I et Chlotharii I
    • 116ra - 117ra, 120ra - 121ra
      Childeberti II decretio Stemma
    • 118va
      Lex Salica (Sententias de septem septinas)
    • 118va - 119rb
      Lex Salica (Recapitulatio solidorum)
    • 119vb
      Lex Salica (date without year)
    • 121ra
      Lex Salica (epilogue)
    • 121rb
      Lex Salica (list of kings)

    References:

  • Sohm 1883 p. 115
  • Tardif 1895 p. 663-665 (cum n. 3), 670 (n. 3), 673
  • Eckhardt 1962 p. XX
  • Mordek 1995 p. 489, 492, 507-516, 576, 588, 590-591, 709, 1024 [PDF-Download]
  • Schmitz 1996 p. 120-121
  • Renard 2014 p. 1010
  • Faulkner 2016 p. 26, 114, 131-133, 145, 149, 208, 256
  • Ubl 2017 p. 241
  • Karl Ubl, Recht in der Region. Die Rezeption von leges und capitula im karolingischen Alemannien, in: Jürgen Dendorfer / Heinrich Maulhardt / R. Johanna Regnath / Thomas Zotz (Hrsg.), 817 – Die urkundliche Ersterwähnung von Villingen und Schwenningen. Alemannien und das Reich in der Zeit Kaiser Ludwigs des Frommen (Veröffentlichung des Alemannischen Instituts Freiburg i. Br. 83), Ostfildern 2016, p. 210 (n. 13).

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    Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, Lat. 4628 A

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Paris (France)
    Bibliothèque Nationale
    Lat. 4628 A

    Siglum (by Mordek 1995): P3
    Siglum (by Eckhardt 1962): K 35

    Digital image available at BnF


    History:

    Origin:
    10th century (Sohm, Bischoff HA); 10th/11th century, North France (Mordek); middle of the 9th century (Eckhardt 1962 following Bischoff); 10th/11th century (Bischoff)

    Provenance:
    Given to the bishop of Poitiers by St Denis monastery in 1636; in Paris since 1740. (Eckhardt 1962); St Denis (Mordek)


    Physical description:

    Material: Parchment
    Quires:
    Number: 184 foll.
    Size: 230-234 x 180-183 mm
    Text block: 165-170 x 125-130 mm
    Lines: 24

    Script: Caroline minuscule

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 1v - 2v
      Notes on possession and donation (17th century)
    • 3va - 4rb
      excerpts from a letter by the Council of Quierzy to Louis the German
    • 4va
      Leo I
    • 4vb
      Gregory the Great
    • 5ra - 6va
      list of Frankish kings, list of Roman emperors of Gaul and further lists of Frankish kings
    • 6va - 7ra
      Lex Salica (long prologue)
    • 7ra - rb
      Lex Salica (short prologue) Stemma
    • 7rb - 9va, 30ra - 38ra, 39vb - 46ra, 55rb - 69rb, 74va - 76ra, 78ra - rb, 144rb - 156vb
      various capitularies Stemma
    • 9va - 30ra
      Lex Salica (Karolina emendata, list of titles and text) Stemma
    • 38ra - 39vb
      Lex Francorum Chamavorum
    • 46ra - 55rb
      Paulinus of Aquileia, Libellus sacrosyllabus episcoporum Italiae
    • 69ra - 71va
      Isidore, excerpt from the Etymologiae
    • 71va - 73ra, 77rb - 78ra
      Pactus Childeberti I et Chlotharii I
    • 73ra - 74va, 78rb - 80ra
      Childeberti II decretio Stemma
    • 76ra - rb
      Lex Salica (Sententias de septem septinas)
    • 76rb - 77rb, 156vb - 157vb
      Lex Salica (Recapitulatio solidorum) Stemma
    • 78ra
      Lex Salica (date without year)
    • 80ra - rb
      Lex Salica (epilogue)
    • 80rb
      Lex Salica (list of kings)
    • 80rb - 144ra
      collection of capitularies by Ansegis
    • 83vb - 84ra
      Epitome Iuliani 115, 28
    • 157vb - 160ra
      Hincmar of Reims, De villa Noviliaco
    • 160ra - 165ra
      collection of capitularies and canons on levy and church property
    • 166ra - 170va, 182vb - 183ra
      collection of capitularies by Benedictus Levita
    • 170va - 174rb
      record on the imperial coronation of Charles the Bald
    • 174rb - 182vb
      Einhard, Vita Karoli Magni
    • 183ra - 184ra
      excerpts from Hincmar of Reims, Quaterniones
    • 184v
      probationes pennae

    References:

  • Sohm 1883 p. 115
  • Tardif 1895 p. 663-665 (cum n. 3), 670 (n. 2, 3), 673
  • Eckhardt 1962 p. XX
  • Mordek 1995 p. 21-22, 488-501, 508, 510-511, 513-514, 516, 576, 588, 590-591, 595, 599-600, 709, 1024 [PDF-Download]
  • Schmitz 1996 p. 117-120
  • Bischoff HA Fiche 31, 7.56 (p. 18)
  • Hartmann 2008 p. 92, 95 (n. 190), 326
  • Bischoff 2014 p. 99
  • Renard 2014 p. 1009-1020
  • Faulkner 2016 p. 26, 29, 109-110, 131-133, 145, 149-150, 207
  • Ubl 2017 p. 69, 222, 228, 241, 251
  • Karl Ubl, Recht in der Region. Die Rezeption von leges und capitula im karolingischen Alemannien, in: Jürgen Dendorfer / Heinrich Maulhardt / R. Johanna Regnath / Thomas Zotz (Hrsg.), 817 – Die urkundliche Ersterwähnung von Villingen und Schwenningen. Alemannien und das Reich in der Zeit Kaiser Ludwigs des Frommen (Veröffentlichung des Alemannischen Instituts Freiburg i. Br. 83), Ostfildern 2016, p. 210 (n. 13).

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