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

Merton College D. 3. 2 (12-13)

Contents

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: Two flattened and darkened bifolia
Dimensions (leaf): 160 × 115 mm.
Dimensions (written): 120 × 90 mm.

Layout

Ruled in 2 cols of 31 lines.

Hand(s)

Written in a gothic rotunda bookhand of two sizes.

Decoration

Blue initials flourished in red, red initials flourished in blue or violet; red highlighting and line-filling.

History

Origin: s. xiii ; 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.

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