Montpellier, Bibliothèque Interuniversitaire (Section Médecine), H 136

Montpellier, Bibliothèque Interuniversitaire (Section Médecine), H 136

Weltliches Recht im Frankenreich


Montpellier (France)
Bibliothèque Interuniversitaire (Section Médecine)
H 136

Siglum (by Mordek 1995): Mp
Siglum (by Eckhardt 1962): D 7

Digital image available at Bibliothèque Interuniversitaire


beginning of the 10th century (Hänel); 10th century (Mommsen); 1st third of the 9th century (from fol. 179v onwards soon after 818/819), France (relation to court?) (Mordek); 1st or 2nd quarter of the 9th century, [Leges-scriptorium], South origin (Bischoff); 10th century (von Salis); 1st or 2nd quarter of the 9th century, additions dating later, after 819 (Eckhardt 1962)

Physical description:

Material: Parchment
Number: 190 foll.
Size: 281-285 x ca. 195 mm
Text block: 210-235 x 140-155 mm
Lines: 24-31

Script: Caroline minuscule



  • 1r - 156r
    Lex Romana Visigothorum with younger glosses and explanationes titulorum
  • 156r
    Lex Romana Burgundionum (title 2)
  • 156r - 170v
    Lex Salica (type D, long prologue, list of titles and text) Stemma
  • 170v - 172r
    Childeberti II. decretio
  • 172r
    Lex Salica (type D, epilogue and list of kings)
  • 172r - 174v, 175r - 189v
    various capitularies
  • 174v - 175r
    Lex Salica (Recapitulatio solidorum)
  • nach 189v
    additions from the 13th and 14th century: theological writings, Cyprian, epistles (Sidonius, Ivo of Chartres)
    [ N.B.: The additions have been removed in 1839 at the latest. Cf. Mordek 1995 p. 277. Hänel, who examined the codex in 1825 lists the missing pieces in his edition. ]



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