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

Merton College D. 3. 5 (19)

Contents

Language(s): Latin

Commentary on a canon law text

Lemma: Relatum est uiolasse. Running head XXIX.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: Most of a flattened bifolium
Dimensions (leaf): 280 × 215 mm.
Dimensions (written): 250 × 165 mm.

Layout

2 cols of 47 lines.

Hand(s)

Written in a gothic rotunda bookhand.

Decoration

Red or blue initials, some with a little ornament in the other colour.

History

Origin: s. xiv ; ?Italian

Provenance and Acquisition

Taken from a book with the former pressmark ‘53. hh. 6’.

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.

Bibliography

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