Sab. Sancto 007509a and Dom. Resurrectionis 005352, 008455a and b


St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen, Cod. Sang. 509

Sandy Maillard, Fragmentarium, 2018 (Not Printed)

General Information

Title: Sab. Sancto 007509a and Dom. Resurrectionis 005352, 008455a and b

Shelfmarks: Cod. Sang. 509

Material: Parchment

Original Condition

Page Height: at least 145 mm

Page Width: at least 152 mm

Height of Written Area: at least 132 mm

Width of Written Area: at least 112 mm

Number of Columns: 1

Width of Columns: at least 112 mm

Number of Lines: at least 4

Line Height: 36 – 37 mm

Current Condition

Dimensions: 145 x 152 mm


  • Content Item
    • Text Language: latin
    • Title: Sab. Sancto 007509a and Dom. Resurrectionis 005352, 008455a and b
    • Content Description:

      Fragment: comes from a liturgical manuscript (Antiphonary?) of the 14th-15th century with "Hufnagelnotation" (german plainsong notation) and red-blue rubrics:

      • front cover: Dom. Resurrectionis, 005352: Venite et videte ubi positus erat Dominus Alleluia.
      • front pastedown: Dom. Resurrectionis, 008455a: [J]hesum Nazare[num crucifixum o] celicole.
      • back cover + spine: Dom. Resurrectionis, 008455b: Non est hic surrexit sicut p[raedixe]rat. Ite nuntiate quia sur[rexit de] sepulchro. Venite et videte...
      • inside of the back cover: Sab. Sancto, 007509a: [Ante cujus conspectum mor]s fugit ad cujus [vocem mortui resu]rgunt videntes...
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    • Musical Notation: German plainsong notation (Hufnagelnotation)

Host Volume

Title: Spiritual Marian breviary: Prayers and meditations in German for the liturgical year

Date of Origin/Publication: second half of the 15th/ first half of the 16th century

Place of Origin/Publication: probably St. Gall

Shelfmark: Cod. Sang. 509


This manuscript, probably from a nuns’ convent in St. Gall, contains a cycle of prayers and meditations through the liturgical year, beginning with Advent and on through Christmas, Easter, Pentecost to the Assumption of Mary. The visions of the Nativity of Jesus of Saint Bridget of Sweden and a rosary, among others, are interspersed. This codex is written by a single hand which, along with others, can also be found in the sister manuscript Cod. Sang. 510.
Description on e-codices.