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Passionary (Passio S. Cassiani) (fragment).

Passionary (Passio S. Cassiani) (fragment).

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Date: [between 990 and 1010].
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Description:
According to V. Brown, another leaf from this manuscript is preserved in Sweet Briar (Virginia) College Library, MS 2; the Beinecke fragment was used as the wrapper of another volume; gift of the Yale University Library Associates; purchased from Kraus in 1948; the leaf was earlier sold by E. von Scherling (Leiden).
Decoration: the Prudentius life is written in poetic stanzas; six-line decorated initial is outlined in brown; 1-line initials are brown uncials; punctuated with the punctus, punctus elevatus, and punctus versus.
Script: written in Beneventan script.
Abstract:
Manuscript fragment on parchment of a passionary containing two lives of St. Cassian.
Physical Description:
ff. 1 : parchment ; 413 x 308 mm.
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Object ID: 2004145
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