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Merton College Q. 3. 10 (10-15)


Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Parchment
Extent: Six bifolia, some cut down, some badly effaced
Dimensions (leaf): 240 × 170 mm.
Dimensions (written): 170 × 120 mm.


Long lines, 11 of text, 11 of music on red 4-line staves.


Written in an Italian gothic rotunda bookhand.


Blue initials flourished in red; red or blue initials.


Origin: s. xiv ; England

Provenance and Acquisition

Presumably written in England, since there is a reference to the feast of St Dunstan.

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

2019-12-09: First online publication

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