A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges

MS. Add. C. 138

Summary Catalogue no.: 24742


Ovid, Metamorphoses
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Written in humanistic script. Annotations in the early hand of Bartolomeo Sanvito of Padua. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 412, pl. XL)


Fine initials. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 412, pl. XL)


Origin: c. 1450–1460 ; Italian, Padua

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.