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

MS. Bodl. 247

Summary Catalogue no.: 2443


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine and good historiated and other borders, and initials. By two hands. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 635, pl. LXIV)


Origin: 14th century, middle ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Owned by 'Andreas Holes archidiaconus Anglesie', abt. 1430-40.

The volume probably reached the Library in 1604.

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.