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

Merton College D. 3. 13 (4-5)


Language(s): Latin

A work on the Ten Commandments (5), with alphabetical subject-index (4)

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: Two leaves
Dimensions (leaf): 380 × 260 mm.
Dimensions (written): 310 × 190 mm.


2 cols of 63 lines.


Written in a proficient cursive.


Red initials flourished in violet, blue initials flourished in red; red or blue paraphs.


Origin: s. xv ; Italian

Provenance and Acquisition

Taken from a printed book with the 17th-cent. shelf-mark ‘D3 — 11 Med’.

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

2019-11-27: First online publication

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