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

Merton College D. 3. 5 (2)


Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: A bifolium
Dimensions (leaf): 320 × 210 mm.
Dimensions (written): 235 × 140 mm.


Ruled with crayon in 2 cols of 46 lines.


Written in a gothic rotunda bookhand of university type.


Red or blue paraphs.


Origin: s. xiv in. ; English, Oxford (?)

Provenance and Acquisition

Probably made at Oxford.

Formerly a wrapper for ‘MCR 1596d’. Another leaf is the wrapper of Christ Church ‘xii. b. 39’ (disbursement book for 1595–6).

Record Sources

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


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


    Ker, Pastedowns, pp. 181, 184.

Funding of Cataloguing

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

Last Substantive Revision

2019-11-08: First online publication

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