The Hague, KB : ms. 73 B 24, f. 13; Montecassino, c. 1100 - Beneventan Script

Where does the alphabet come from? - an article on the development of modern letterforms - Image is Beneventan script circa 1100

Beneventan Script Sample from Monte Cassino

Beneventan Script can be considered a pre-carolingian script, also called national hands. It was used in the Sourth of Italy for a long time, even when the rest of Europe already used gothic

Sample of Beneventan script

Beneventan Script - Medieval script from Southern Italy and Dalmatia

Lovely Manuscript.

More Cassinese Manuscripts - AM

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