Stockholm Codex Aureus

Canterbury (United Kingdom) — Ca. 750

Stockholm Codex Aureus

Stockholm Codex Aureus

HS A 135 Kungliga Bibliotek (Stockholm, Sweden)
Alternative Titles:
  • Codex Aureus in Stockholm
  • Codex Aureus of Canterbury
  • Codex Aureus Holmiensis
  • Canterbury Codex Aureus
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Codicology

Alternative Titles
Codex Aureus in Stockholm
Codex Aureus of Canterbury
Codex Aureus Holmiensis
Canterbury Codex Aureus
Size / Format
193 folios / 40.0 × 32.0 cm
Date
Ca. 750
Style
Language
Script
Insular Uncial
Illustrations
2 full-page portraits of the evangelists; 1 page with Christ's monogram (Chi-Rho); 8 decorated canon tables; gold, silver and white lettering on purple background throughout
Content
The four Gospels according to the Vulgate as well as preface and canon tables
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1 available facsimile edition(s) of „Stockholm Codex Aureus“

The Codex Aureus
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The Codex Aureus

1 volume: This facsimile is not complete.
Commentary
1 volume by Richard Gameson
Language: English
More Information
Reproduction of the entire original document as detailed as possible (scope, format, colors). The binding may not correspond to the original or current document binding.
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