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

Merton College D. 3. 2 (3-4)


Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: Two bifolia, the second incomplete
Dimensions (leaf): 340 × 240 mm.
Dimensions (written): 255 × 165 mm.


Ruled with ink in 2 cols of 35 lines.


Blue initials flourished in red; red initials flourished in violet; red and yellow highlighting.


Origin: s. xiv2 ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

(3) formerly a wrapper for ‘MCR 1570b’, (4) for ‘MCR 1572a’ (battel book).

Record Sources

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


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Funding of Cataloguing

Conversion of the printed catalogue to TEI funded by the Warden and Fellows of Merton College .

Last Substantive Revision

2019-11-19: First online publication

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