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

Merton College D. 3. 5 (25, 26)


Language(s): Latin

Theological work

Includes the story of Constantine and the labarum.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: Two flattened bifolia
Dimensions (leaf): 255 × 165 mm.
Dimensions (written): 175–85 × 120 mm.


Frame-ruled, written in 30 long lines.


Written in bastard secretary.


Blue initials flourished in red, red initials flourished in violet.


Origin: s. xv ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Taken from a printed book. Leaf-numbers ii and iii.

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.

Funding of Cataloguing

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

Last Substantive Revision

2019-11-25: First online publication

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