Antonius von Ihringen
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[Antonius plebanus in Wringen; Antonius Slesita]

15th century. Germany. Antonius was a priest in Ihringen/Breisgau (Baden-Württemberg, diocese of Constance). As he was born in Wrocław, he is also called Antonius Slesita. He is the scribe of the manuscript Colmar, Bibliothèque municpale, ms. 248, which he compiled in the years 1459-1465. The composition of the codex shows his various interests: it contains reports of the crusades, accounts of prophecies and the Teutonic Order, and extracts from works like the Flores temporum (fol. 129ra-171rb), the Colmarer Chronik (fol. 183va-18…

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Serif, Ina, “Antonius von Ihringen”, in: Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Edited by: Graeme Dunphy, Cristian Bratu. Consulted online on 25 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_emc_SIM_001468>
First published online: 2016



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