Vita Eligii [adscripta S. Audoeno]; Vita Eligii


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Brussels, KBR, ms. 5374-75

 

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Vita Eligii [adscripta S. Audoeno]; Vita Eligii

genre – text type

hagiography

content

(ff. 1r-130r) Adoenus Rothomagensis (sanctus), Vita sancti Eligii; (ff. 130r-140v) [Carmen de] vita sancti Eligii

incipit

(fol. 1r) [caput XV] eligio concessum toto nisu atq(ue) conatu p(er) triduum uel quatriduum labori insistentes ...

explicit

(fol. 140v) ... Ipso adiuuante qui regnat in trinitate p(er)fecta d(eu)s per cuncta secula saeculorum amen. explicit uita s(an)c(t)i eligii ep(iscop)i (et) confessoris amen

language

Latin

origin

Carolingian empire

date

9th c.

scribe

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script

Carolingian minuscule

decoration

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miniatures

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historiated initials

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codicological description

parchment; (I) + 140 + (I) ff.; ca. 23 x 17 cm; 1 column

provenance

Abbey of St. Pierre (Gembloux); Burgundian Library (Brussels); Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België – Bibliothèque royale de Belgique (Brussels)

coats of arms

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binding

ancient

bibliography

Bibliotheca Hagiographica Latina Antiquae et Mediae Aetatis, I. Bruxelles, 1898-1899, p. 371-372; Catalogus codicum hagiographicorum Bibliothecae Regiae Bruxellensis, I, 1. Bruxellis, 1886, p. 470-483, nr. LXXIII; B. Krusch (ed.), Monumenta Germaniae Historica. Scriptores rerum Merovingicarum, 4, Passiones vitaeque sanctorum aevi Merovingici. Hannoverae – Lipsiae, 1902, p. 635-742; J.-P. Migne (ed.), Patrologiae cursus completus [Patrologia Latina], LXXXVII. Parisiis, 1851, col. 474-594.