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

Merton College D. 3. 1 (5)

Contents

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: A narrow strip
Dimensions (leaf): c. 300
Dimensions (written): 230

Layout

Ruled with 19 (prob. long) lines.

Hand(s)

Written in a large formal gothic textura.

Decoration

Blue initials flourished in red; red highlighting.

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.