Evangelia Vulgatae Versionis (Σ)

John 7:29-8:22


St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen, Cod. Sang. 123

Remarks by the Editor

Original data entry by Sandy Maillard, 2018 incorporating material from the e-codices description.

General Information

Title Evangelia Vulgatae Versionis (Σ) John 7:29-8:22
Shelfmarks Cod. Sang. 123
Material Wood
Date of Origin Fifth Century
Script, Hands

Roman half-uncial.

General Remarks

Dating from Lowe, CLA #984.

Original Condition

Height of Written Area 145 – 150 mm
Width of Written Area 130 – 140 mm
Number of Columns 2
Width of Columns 61 mm
Number of Lines 24
Line Height 6 mm

Current Condition

Dimensions 265 x 180 mm
More about the Current Condition

Offset from lifted pastedowns, mostly illegible. The pastedowns are now in the fragment volume St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen, CSG 1395, as p. 306 and 309.  The front board has the right column of p. 306 and all of p. 309; the back board has the left column of p. 306.


  • Content Item
    • Text Language Latin
    • Title Evangelia Vulgatae Versionis (Σ)
    • Content Description

      John 7:29-8:22

    • Front Board, Mirrored

Host Volume

Title Hieronymus, Commentarii in Ionam, Naum, Sophoniam, Aggaeum
Date of Origin/Publication 9th century
Place of Origin/Publication St. Gall
Shelfmark Cod. Sang. 123

A copy of the exegesis of the Old Testament prophets Jonah, Nahum, Zephaniah, and Haggai by the Church Father Jerome († 420). This codex was created during the 9th century at the Abbey of St. Gall.

Description on e-codices

The binding dates to 1461.