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Merton College E. 3. 22


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: Parts of two flattened bifolia, warped and shrunken from damp
Dimensions (leaf): × mm.
Dimensions (written): × mm.


2 and 3 cols, 57 lines.


Written in anglicana.


Circular diagrams in red. Unfilled spaces for initials; red headings and highlighting.


Origin: s. xiv ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Taken from ‘14. f. 13’ (Rerum Britt. Scriptores, Heidelberg 1587, bought by the College in 1597–8).

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. 925.

Funding of Cataloguing

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

Last Substantive Revision

2019-12-03: First online publication

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