Detail View: Medieval Document Collection: Fragment from a Carolingian Liturgical Manuscript

Identifier: 
exwsms167_bk
Manuscript Identifier: 
MS 167
Title: 
Fragment from a Carolingian Liturgical Manuscript
Incipit: 
dencix, Nolite ergo effici participes eorum; Eratis enim aliquando tenebrae
Origin Location: 
East Frankia?
Description: 
Strip cut from a Carolingian liturgical manuscript, quoting Luke 15:29-30 and Ephesians 5:6-9.
Provenance: 
Dealer’s prospectus on back of the mat frame.
Explicit: 
filius tuus hic qui devoravit substantiam suam
Extent: 
1 leaf
Subject: 
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)
Subject: 
Bible. Luke--Manuscripts
Subject: 
Manuscripts, Medieval--Germany
Subject: 
Caroline minuscule--Germany
Subject: 
Fragments (object portions)
Subject: 
Liturgies
Subject: 
decorated initials
Language: 
lat
Dimensions: 
185 x 28 mm
Material: 
parchment
Foliation: 
f. 1r-v
Binding: 
Housed in a matte frame.
Decoration Description: 
Text with strong “st”-ligature and written with a wide-nibbed pen. Four simple ornamental capitals throughout.
Description of Hands: 
3 lines in unknown ruling in Carolingian minuscule; text of the middle line faded with significant loss of text; word holes throughout with minimal loss of text.
Is Part Of: 
Medieval Document Collection
Is Part Of: 
Manuscript 167, Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Date-Issued: 
2019
Type: 
Text
Format: 
image/jp2
Rights: 
Copyright 2019 Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, all rights reserved. The digital version is available for educational use under 'Fair Use' guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries.