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

Merton College D. 3. 1 (4)

Contents

Language(s): Latin

Missal

Includes part of the wedding service.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: The lower half of one leaf (the last of a quire, with catchword).
Dimensions (leaf): 290
Dimensions (written): 195

Layout

2 cols of more than 19 lines.

Hand(s)

Written in a large gothic textura.

Decoration

Blue initials flourished in red.

History

Origin: s. xiv ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Taken from a printed book.

Record Sources

R. M. Thomson, A descriptive catalogue of the medieval manuscripts of Merton College, Oxford (Cambridge: D. S. Brewer), 2009.

Availability

For enquiries relating to this manuscript please contact Merton College Library.