|Country of Location:||
Country of LocationSwitzerland
|Library / Collection:||
Library / CollectionStiftsbibliothek
Manuscript TitleCanonum Collectio Quesnelliana
CaptionParchment · VI + 233 ff. · 31.8 x 23 cm · Northeastern France · 8th / 9th century
Manuscript SummaryThis collection contains, together with other texts, a collection of Canons of ecclesiastical law called the Collectio Quesnelliana. It was probably produced in a scriptorium in northeastern France and was later held by the Court Library of Charlemagne. In the 11th century it was placed in the Cologne Cathedral library, where it was annotated by Bernold von Konstanz. It was later owned by suffragan bishop of Constance Jakob Johann Mirgel (1559-1629) before making its way, together with a group of his books, to the cloister at Einsiedeln.
Standard descriptionBeschreibung für e-codices von P. Dr. Odo Lang OSB, Stiftsbibliothek Einsiedeln, 2011.
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Additional descriptionLowe Elias Avery, Codices Latini Antiquiores. A palaeographical guide to latin manuscripts prior to the ninth century. Part VII: Switzerland, Oxford 1956 (Osnabrück 1982), p. 12.
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|DOI (Digital Object Identifier):||
DOI (Digital Object Identifier10.5076/e-codices-sbe-0191 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-sbe-0191)
|IIIF Manifest URL:||
IIIF Manifest URLhttps://www.e-codices.ch/metadata/iiif/sbe-0191/manifest.json
|How to quote:||
How to quoteEinsiedeln, Stiftsbibliothek, Codex 191(277): Canonum Collectio Quesnelliana (https://www.e-codices.ch/en/list/one/sbe/0191).
Century8th century, 9th century
DecorationFull Page, Fully Painted, Ornamental
Musical NotationNeumes (staffless)
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