Select manuscript from this collection: Cod. 3  Cod. 234 Cod. 258  Mss.h.h.XV.54  24/76
Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
Bern
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Burgerbibliothek
Shelfmark:
Shelfmark
Cod. 250
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Victorinus Aquitanus: Calculus; Abbo Floriacensis: Computus
Caption:
Caption
Parchment · 28 ff. · Teil I: 28.5-29 x 22.5-23 cm / Teil II: 27.5-28 x 23 cm · Part I (ff. 1-12): Germany: Seligenstadt; Part II (ff. 13-28): France: Fleury · Part I (f. 1-12): around 836; Part II (f. 13-28): around 1000
Language:
Language
Latin
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
The manuscript consists of two parts. The first, Carolingian (fol. 112) with its original texts (fol. 1v11v), reflects a meeting between Einhard and Lupus of Ferrières that occurred in June of 836 in Seligenstadt. Lupus received the arithmetic book (Calculus) by Victorius of Aquitaine along with a now widely known model alphabet for Ancient Capitals. Around 1000, texts by Abbo of Fleury on the ‘computus’ (reckoning the date for Easter) were then added at the abbot’s home monastery on the Loire (fol. 1228), along with an abacus table (fol. 1r). The resulting collection of documents contains key items for and from Abbo's technical scholarship and offers a slightly divergent counterpart to the contemporaneous Floriacensis, Berlin, Staatsbibl., Phill. 1833. (all)
Standard description:
Standard description
Homburger, Otto: Die illustrierten Handschriften der Burgerbibliothek Bern, Bd. II (Bern, um 1960) [unpubliziertes Typoskript]. Redigiert und ergänzt von Michael I. Allen und Florian Mittenhuber, Oktober 2014.
Show standard description
DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-bbb-0250 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-bbb-0250)
Permanent link:
Permanent link
http://e-codices.ch/en/list/one/bbb/0250
IIIF Manifest URL:
IIIF Manifest URL
IIIF Drag-n-drop http://e-codices.ch/metadata/iiif/bbb-0250/manifest.json
How to quote:
How to quote
Bern, Burgerbibliothek, Cod. 250: Victorinus Aquitanus: Calculus; Abbo Floriacensis: Computus (http://e-codices.ch/en/list/one/bbb/0250).
Online Since:
Online Since
03/19/2015
Rights:
Rights
Images:
(Concerning all other rights see each manuscript description and our Terms of use)
Annotation Tool - Log in
There aren't any annotations for this manuscript. Be the first to create one!
Add an annotation
Annotation Tool - Log in
There aren't any new bibliographical references for this manuscript. Be the first to add one!
Add a bibliographical reference

Reference Images and Binding

Front cover
Front cover
Back cover
Back cover
Spine
Spine
Ruler on page
Ruler on page
Digital Colorchecker
Digital Colorchecker