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

Merton College D. 3. 2 (9)

Contents

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: Most of a flattened bifolium
Dimensions (leaf): c. 270 × 170 mm.
Dimensions (written): 200 × 140 mm.

Layout

Ruled with stylus in 2 cols of 32 lines. Pricked in the outer margins only.

Hand(s)

An expert round protogothic bookhand.

Decoration

Red or green initials.

History

Origin: s. xii med. ; 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.