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Report No. a336

Metellus

fl. 1160s

 

Alternative Names

 

Biography/Description

One of the earliest Bolognese decretists and contemporary of Rolandus. His name appears once in the Fragmentum Cantabrigiense (after 1148). R. Weigand further has associated the collection of Quaestiones in a manuscript from Munich with Metellus.

 

Text(s)

 
No. 1

Opinions. Opinions of Metellus are reported in the Fragmentum Cantabrigiense, q.v., in questio 29 of the Quaestiones Stuttgardiensis, q.v., and in the Munich manuscript listed below.

 

Text(s) – Manuscripts

No. 1

Opinions.

 
Manuscript

München, BSB Clm 3525, fol. 40r–50v

 

Literature

R. Weigand, ‘Quaestionen aus der Schule des Rolandus und des Metellus’, AKKR, 138 (1969) 82–94. (Cf. note under same title in Traditio, 25 (1969) 517.)

S. Kuttner, ‘Anglo-Norman Canonists of the Twelfth Century’, Traditio, 7 (1949/51) 293.

S. Kuttner, Repertorium 129 n.2.