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

Merton College E. 3. 7

Contents

Language(s): Latin

Augustine, Enarrationes in Pss. (parts of Pss 54 and 55)

PL 36. 639–42, 645–8)

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: two leaves
Dimensions (leaf): × mm.
Dimensions (written): 295 × 185 mm.
Cut down with loss of text in the inner col. of 2

Layout

Ruled with stylus, in the style used in some Winchcombe MSS, in 2 cols of 51 lines.

Hand(s)

Written in an excellent round protogothic bookhand.

Decoration

Fine 11-line arabesque S in red, blue, green and purple on 2r. Plain red and blue initials.

History

Origin: s. xii 2/4 ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Taken from ‘78. i. 16’ (Justin Martyr, Paris 1551, given by Robert Barnes, or whom see MS 268).

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

    Ker, Pastedowns, no. 402.

Funding of Cataloguing

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

Last Substantive Revision

2019-12-02: First online publication