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

Jesus College MS. 66


Language(s): Latin

Gospel of Matthew

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


"Good initial. Good arabesque initials." (Alexander & Temple)


Origin: 12th century ; English: Hereford (?)

Record Sources

Summary description by Owen McKnight, based on the following sources.

J. J. G. Alexander and Elzbieta Temple, Illuminated manuscripts in Oxford college libraries, the University Archives and the Taylor Institution (Oxford, 1985) [information on decoration and origin]