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Baltimore, Walters Art Museum, MS W.12 Sedulus Scottus, De rectoribus christianis

  • Latin
  • s. xiimed
  • Continental manuscripts
  • parchment
theological and exegetical literature
Provenance and related aspects
s. xiimed
Middle of the 12th century.
Origin, provenance
Origin: Germany, north-westGermany, north-west
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Germany, possibly Westphalia.
Hands, scribes
Codicological information
State of existence
largely complete
flyleaves2 (ii) + 17 (ff. 1-7, no. 1 wanting) + 28 (ff. 8-15) + 38 (ff. 16-23) + 48 (ff. 24-31) + 58 (ff. 32-39) + 67 (ff. 40-46, no. 8 wanting) + 78 (ff. 47-54) + 88 (ff. 55-62) + 98 (ff. 63-70) + 108 (ff. 71-78) + 118 (ff. 79-86) + 128 (ff. 87-94) + 137 (ff. 95-101, no. 1 wanting) + 146 (ff. 102-107) + 156 (ff. 108-113) + 164 (ff. 114-117: originally 6, but nos. 2 and 5 are wanting) + flyleaves2 (ii) = 117 (total)
Palaeographical information
Category: Protogothic
The list below has been collated from the table of contents, if available on this page,Progress in this area is being made piecemeal. Full and partial tables of contents are available for a small number of manuscripts. and incoming annotations for individual texts (again, if available).Whenever catalogue entries about texts are annotated with information about particular manuscript witnesses, these manuscripts can be queried for the texts that are linked to them.


Primary sources This section typically includes references to diplomatic editions, facsimiles and photographic reproductions, notably digital image archives, of at least a major portion of the manuscript. For editions of individual texts, see their separate entries.

[dig. img.] Walters Art Museum: Manuscripts / The Digital Walters, Online: Walters Art Museum, ?–present. URL: <https://www.thedigitalwalters.org https://manuscripts.thewalters.org>.
Digital images with catalogue description by Lynley Herbert. direct link direct link

Secondary sources (select)

De Ricci, Seymour, and W. J. Wilson, Census of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts in the United States and Canada, 2 vols, Reprint ed., New York: Kraus, 1961.
Vol. 1, [id. 384.]
Doyle, Edward G., Sedulius Scottus: On Christian rulers, and the poems, Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies, 17, Binghamton, NY: Center for Medieval and Early Renaissance Studies, State University of New York at Binghamton, 1983.
Dennis Groenewegen
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