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

Merton College D. 3. 7 (2-3)


Language(s): Latin

Commentary on a canon law text (lemmata Oblate super obseruatione, Per tuam contumaciam)

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: A single leaf slightly cut down
Dimensions (leaf): 330 × 195 mm.
Dimensions (written): 260 × 160 mm.


The text in 2 cols of 58 lines, the gloss ruled for and written ad hoc.


Written in a large gothic rotunda bookhand.


Red or blue initials flourished in the other colour.


Origin: s. xiv ; 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.


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

2019-11-26: First online publication

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