Aberystwyth, National Library of Wales, Peniarth MS 37 Llyfr Morgeneu a Chyfnerth

  • Welsh
  • s. xiv1
  • Welsh manuscripts
Collection: GB 0210 MSPENIARTH: Peniarth manuscripts
Peniarth 37
Hengwrt collection, 31
William Maurice, Deddfgrawn (Wynnstay MSS 37–38), Morg
‘Morg‘ is the siglum which it carries in William Maurice's Deddfgrawn (17th century).
Llyfr Morgeneu a Chyfnerth
medieval Welsh law
Welsh lawbook, siglum U of the Cyfnerth redaction.(1)n. 1 Morfydd E. Owen, ‘The Laws of Court from Cyfnerth’ in The Welsh king and his court... (2000): 425–426.
Provenance and related aspects
s. xiv1
First half of the 14th century (Daniel Huws); late 13th century (Gwenogvryn Evans).(3)n. 3 Owen, supra.
Hands, scribes
A scribe who was also responsible for Peniarth 45 and Peniarth 35 (G of the Iorwerth redaction)(2)n. 2 Owen, supra.

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Morfydd E. Owen, ‘The Laws of Court from Cyfnerth’ in The Welsh king and his court... (2000): 425–426.
Owen, supra.
Owen, supra.

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[dig. img.] National Library of Wales, National Library of Wales: Digital gallery, Online: NLW, ?–present. URL: <https://www.llyfrgell.cymru/darganfod/oriel-ddigidol/llawysgrifau/>. 
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Secondary sources (select)

Owen, Morfydd E., “The Laws of Court from Cyfnerth”, in: T. M. Charles-Edwards, Paul Russell, and Morfydd E. Owen (eds), The Welsh king and his court, Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2000. 425–477.

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