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

Merton College E. 3. 4


Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: Two leaves. Originally a fine large copy; orig. dimensions more than 355 × 245 mm.
Dimensions (written): 245 × 170 mm.


2 cols of 38 lines.


Written in anglicana formata.


Initial and partial border (opening N⟨abathea⟩) in colours and gold, English work. Blue initials flourished in red; red paraphs and underlining.


Origin: s. xv ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Taken from ‘54. c. 23’ (J. B. Asinius, &c., Florence 1562, &c.).

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, no. 1048.

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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