lex: Lex Saxonum

Münster, Landesarchiv NRW, Abteilung Westfalen, msc. VII. 5201

Münster, Landesarchiv NRW, Abteilung Westfalen, msc. VII. 5201

Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

Repository:

Münster (Germany)
Landesarchiv NRW
Abteilung Westfalen, msc. VII. 5201

Siglum (by Mordek 1995):

Digital image available at Landesarchiv NRW, Abteilung Westfalen


History:

Origin:
middle of the 10th century (von Schwerin); 2nd quarter of the 10th century (presumably 945 or shortly after), Corvey (Mordek)

Provenance:
Corvey (Mordek)


Physical description:

Material: Parchment
Quires:
Number: 165 foll. (3 parts, paginated)
Size: 235 x 195 mm


Script: Caroline minuscule

Glosses:


Contents:

  • 1 - 4
    modern double folio: pseudo-Evaristus; Hieronymus, Ep. 125 ad Rusticum monachum and about the Sabbath commandment; modern table of contents
  • 5 - 19
    Lex Saxonum (text without capitulatio)
  • 19 - 27
    Lex Thuringorum
  • 28 - 60
    various capitularies
  • 61 - 62
    astrologic-computistical text
  • 62 - 63
    On the four fasting month
  • 63 - 64
    Paenitentiale Cummeani
  • 64 - 87
    Capitula Angilramni with excerpts from the Church Fathers
  • 88 - 91
    excerpt from the pseudo-Isidorian decretals
  • 92 - 94
    Admonitio generalis
  • 94 - 103
    collection of canons, passages from the scripture and patristics on judical issues (a presumably unknown excerpt from the Collectio Hibernensis)
  • 103 - 104
    Breviarium Hipponense, Cap. 9
  • 104 - 106
    report on the forms of public repentance and the abolition of repentance priests by Nectarius of Constantinople
  • 107 - 126
    collection of matrimonial matters from the Church Fathers
  • 159 - 174
    canonical excerpts
  • 175 - 178
    Council of Worms
  • 178 - 183, 185 - 188
    various works of Hrabanus Maurus (with quote of Inst. 3,6 pr.-8)
  • 184 - 185
    three matrimonial canons
  • 188
    Paenitentiale mixtum Pseudo-Bedae-Egberti
  • 188 - 190
    Innocence I
  • 191 - 221
    Paenitential of Halitgar of Cambrai
  • 221 - 269
    Paenitentiale mixtum Pseudo-Bedae-Egberti with prologues, ordo and capitulatio
  • 270
    poem
  • 271 - 324
    copy book with charters for Corvey
  • 324 - 325
    advices from Basil the Great to the pupils of Libanius
  • 326
    empty
  • 327 - 328
    prayers to the royal mess
  • 328
    begin of a diploma of Otto the Great (addition 12th century)

References:

  • von Schwerin 1918 p. 10, 53
  • Mordek 1995 p. 134, 228, 378-386, 771 [PDF-Download]
  • Schon 2006 p. 26
  • Hartmann 2008 p. 76, 139, 168, 169 (n. 346), 240-241, 310, 333
  • Tischler 2008 p. 232 (n. 115)
  • Kottje 2012 p. 120
  • Faulkner 2016 p. 26, 72, 81, 144, 207
  • Wolfgang Kaiser, Ein unbekanntes Zitat von Institutiones Iustiniani 3,6 pr.-8 in einer Abhandlung des Hrabanus Maurus zum Ehehindernis der Verwandtschaft, in: Holger Altmeppen / Ingo Reichard / Martin Schermaier (Hrsg.), Festschrift für Rolf Knütel zum 70. Geburtstag, Heidelberg 2010, p. 513-557.
  • Karl Ubl, Ein unbekanntes Gutachten des Hrabanus Maurus? Anmerkungen zu einem Neufund, in: Zeitschrift der Savigny-Stiftung für Rechtsgeschichte. Kanonistische Abteilung 97 (2011), p. 369-374.

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    London, British Library, Egerton 269

    London, British Library, Egerton 269

    Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich

    Repository:

    London (Great Britain)
    British Library
    Egerton 269

    Siglum (by Mordek 1995): L
    Siglum (by Eckhardt 1962): K 52

    Note(s): together with Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, Lat. 4633 and London, British Library, Egerton 2832; foll. 29-32 of Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, Lat. 7561 follow fol. 17v of London, British Library, Egerton 269, bearing a fragment of the Divisio regnorum. For further information please see the following references: Tischler 2008 pp. 198 (n. 18), 199-200, 213, 244-246, 252 and Bischoff HA Fiche 31, 7.83 (p. 47), Fiche 36, 1.58 (p. 80).

    History:

    Origin:
    9th or 10th century, presumably of French origin (Beyerle/Buchner); beginning of the 10th century, North-East France (Corbie?) (Mordek); late 9th century (text of the Lex Ribuaria, Buchner); 10th century (von Salis); 1st quarter of the 10th century, North-East France? (Kottje); 10th or 11th century (Lehmann/Eckhardt 1966); end of the 9th century or beginning of the 10th century, Corbie (von Schwerin); first quarter of the 10th century, North-East France (Eckhardt 1962 following Bischoff)

    Provenance:
    Claudius Puteanus; Regius 5190. (Krusch 1924, Eckhardt 1962)


    Physical description:

    Material: Parchment
    Quires:
    Number: 15 foll. (numbered 3 - 17)
    Size: 240-245 x 175 mm


    Script: Caroline minuscule

    Glosses:


    Contents:

    • 3r
      continuation of the Lex Ribuaria (title 91,1 onwards)
    • 3r - 8v
      Lex Saxonum
    • 8v
      Capitulare legibus additum (capp. 1-2)
    • 9r - 12r
      Capitula legibus addenda (capp. 6-21)
    • 12r - 13v
      Capitula per se scribenda with additional chapter
    • 13v - 14r
      Capitula incerta
    • 14r - 16v
      Lex Alamannorum (type B, list of titles and text up to title 2,1)
    • 17r - v
      Lex Burgundionum (title 85 up to 88)
    • 17r - v
      Lex Romana Burgundionum (title 17)
    • 17v
      Divisio regnorum

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