lex: Lex Ribuaria

Lex Ripuaria

Graz, Universitätsbibliothek, Ms. 1703/247

Graz, Universitätsbibliothek, Ms. 1703/247

Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

Repository:

Graz (Austria)
Universitätsbibliothek
Ms. 1703/247


History:

Origin:
2nd quarter of the 9th century, North-East France (St. Amand or St. Bertin?) (Bischoff)

Provenance:
Maculation of the binding in incunabulum II 9857


Physical description:


Quires:
Number: 8 pieces of a cut leaf
Size: 50-55 x 60-80 mm

Lines: 22

Script: Caroline minuscule

Glosses:


Contents:

  • Lex Ribuaria (fragment, c. 68-72)

References:

  • Bischoff 1998 p. 306
  • Maria Mairold, Ein lex Ribvaria-Fragment aus einer Grazer Inkunabel, in: Scriptorium 20/2 (1966), p. 273-274, Planche 26.
  • Übersicht über die abgelösten Handschriftenfragmente der Sammelsignatur Ms. 1703 (UB Graz)

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    Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. Lat. 15204 c

    Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. Lat. 15204 c

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Vatikan (Vatican City State)
    Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
    Vat. Lat. 15204 c

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    History:

    Origin:
    9th century (Bertram / Dolezalek)


    Physical description:


    Quires:
    Number: 2 small strips
    Size:

    Lines: 4

    Script: rubric in Uncial, text in Caroline minuscule

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 9r
      Lex Ribuaria (fragment, rubric and beginning of tit. 91,2 [B-text])

    References:

  • Bischoff 2014 p. 458
  • Martin Bertram / Gero Dolezalek, The catalogue of juridical manuscripts in the Vatican Library: a report on the present state of an uncompleted project, in: Leonard E. Boyle (Hrsg.), Miscellanea Bibliothecae Apostolicae Vaticanae XX (Studi e testi 484), Città del Vaticano 2014, p. 155-198, hier p. 189.

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    München, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Lat. 19416

    München, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Lat. 19416

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    München (Germany)
    Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
    Lat. 19416

    Siglum (by Mordek 1995): M8

    Digital image available at BSB Munich


    History:

    Origin:
    end of the 9th century, South of Bavaria (Mordek)

    Provenance:
    Tegernsee (Mordek)


    Physical description:

    Material: Parchment
    Quires:
    Number: 209 foll.
    Size: 140-145 x 110-115 mm (2 parts)
    Text block: ca. 103 x 75-80 mm
    Lines: 12-15

    Script: Caroline minuscule

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • Ir-v
      Addenda (11th century) and affixed paper with owner's mark and list of contents (15th century)
    • 1r - 45r, 45v - 48r, 49r - 89v
      various capitularies and council canons
    • 48v
      blank
    • 45r-v
      Lex Ribuaria (type B, title 91,2)
    • Second part of the codex from the 10th/11th century: riddles, probationes pennae, Fulgentius, Alcuin, excerpts from the commentary to the Psalms by Bruno of Würzburg

    References:

  • Mordek p. 29, 357-364, 614, 677, 925 [PDF-Download]
  • Hartmann 2008 p. 332
  • Faulkner 2016 p. 110, 144
  • Ubl 2017 p. 227
  • Karl Halm / Georg von Laubmann / Wilhelm Meyer (Hrsg.), Catalogus codicum latinorum Bibliothecae Regiae Monacensis, Bd. 2,3: Codices num. 15121-21313 compl., München 1878.
  • Katharina Bierbrauer, Die vorkarolingischen und karolingischen Handschriften der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek. Text- u. Tafelbd. (Katalog der illuminierten Handschriften der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek in München, Bd. 1), Wiesbaden 1990.

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    Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Cod. Guelf. 299 Gud. Lat.

    Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Cod. Guelf. 299 Gud. Lat.

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Wolfenbüttel (Germany)
    Herzog August Bibliothek
    Cod. Guelf. 299 Gud. Lat.

    Siglum (by Mordek 1995): W3
    Siglum (by Eckhardt 1962): K 59

    Digital image available at Digital library HAB


    History:

    Origin:
    late 9th or 10th century (Beyerle/Buchner); 3rd quarter of the 9th century, France (North-East?) (Mordek); 9th/10th century (Bischoff HA); 3rd quarter of the 9th century (Eckhardt 1962 following Bischoff); ~3rd quarter of the 9th century, (North-East?) France (Bischoff)

    Provenance:
    Formerly in possession of Friedrich Lindenbruch. (Eckhardt 1962)


    Physical description:

    Material: Parchment
    Quires:
    Number: 54 foll.
    Size: 170-175 x 130 mm
    Text block: 130-135 x 85 mm
    Lines: 21

    Script: Caroline minuscule

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 1r - 34r
      Lex Salica (Karolina emendata, list of titles and text)
    • 34v - 40r
      various capitularies
    • 40r - v
      4 lists of peasants (addition from another hand)
    • 41
    • 42r - 63v
      Lex Ribuaria (type B, list of titles and text)

    References:


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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

    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

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    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

    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


    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

    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

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    Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. Lat. 991

    Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. Lat. 991

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    Vatikan (Vatican City State)
    Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
    Reg. Lat. 991

    Siglum (by Mordek 1995): V32
    Siglum (by Eckhardt 1962): K 71

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    History:

    Origin:
    11th century (Hänel, Mommsen, Meyer); 820s/30s, Tours (Liebs); 2nd quarter of the 9th century, French or Lotharingian (court / court circle) (Mordek); beginning of the 10th century, chancery-affiliated (Beyerle/Buchner); late 9th or 10th century (von Schwind); 2nd quarter of the 9th century, Lotharingian (?) (Kottje); 9th century (Lehmann/Eckhardt 1966); 2nd quarter of the 9th century, Lotharingia (?) (partly from the Leges-scriptorium?) (Bischoff)

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


    Physical description:

    Material: Parchment
    Quires:
    Number: 171 foll.
    Size: 254-257 x 188-189 mm
    Text block: 195-200 x 130-135 mm
    Lines: 23

    Script: Caroline minuscule

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 1r - 19v
      Lex Ribuaria (type B, list of titles and text)
    • 19v - 20v, 50r - 51v
      Alcuin, Officia per ferias seu psalmi secandum dies hebdomadae singulos [...] dispositi: Confessio peccatorum (addition)
    • 21r - 49v
      Lex Salica (Karolina emendata, list of titles and text)
    • 52r - 66v
      Lex Alamannorum (type B, list of titles and text)
    • 67r - 105r
      Lex Baiuvariorum (type E, prologue, list of titles and text) Stemma
    • 150r - v
      Capitula ad legem Baiuvariorum addita (addition, presumably 9th century)
    • 105v - 107r
      prayer, pseudo-Augustine
    • 107v - 167v
      Epitome Aegidii (praefatio, list of titles and text)

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