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

Merton College E. 3. 29


Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: The foot of one leaf. The leaf 300 mm. wide, written space 190 mm.
Dimensions (leaf): 300
Dimensions (written): 190


2 cols, ruled with ink.


Written in large gothic textura.


The text on one side is framed with a border in colours and gold, with ivy-leaf &c. ornament; blue initials flourished in red; small plain red initials; yellow highlighting.


Origin: s. xv ; ?English

Provenance and Acquisition

Probably used as a wrapper for records.

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

2019-12-05: First online publication

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