Milan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana, O. 55 sup.

Milan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana, O. 55 sup.

Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich


Mailand (Italy)
Biblioteca Ambrosiana
O. 55 sup.

Siglum (by Mordek 1995): Mi4

Digital image available at Biblioteca Ambrosiana

Note(s): This codex and Milan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana, O. 53 sup. are parts of a single manuscript.


11th century, Italy (Meyer-Marthaler); middle of the 11th century , probably written in North Italy by the notary Secundus (colophon fol. 75v) together with the preceding codex O. 53 sup. (Pavia?) (Mordek); 9th century (Bischoff HA)

Physical description:

Material: Parchment
Number: 80 foll.
Size: ca. 200 x 135 mm

Script: Caroline minuscule



  • 1r - 2v, 76r - 77r
    Quaestiones ac monita
  • 3r - 75v, 79v - 80r
    Liber Papiensis
  • 32v
    Epitome Iuliani 119,6 = Capitula Italica c. 15
  • 33r - 40r
    Epitome Aegidii (one chapter included in the Capitula Italica [CTh 4,5,1])
  • 33r - 40r
    Lex Romana Curiensis (three chapters included in the Capitula Italica)
  • 77r - 78r
    apocryphal constitution of Theodosius II and Valentinian III
  • 78r
    Council of Ravenna
  • 78r - 79r
    Catalogi regum Italicorum Oscelenses II



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