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

MS. Bodl. 248

Summary Catalogue no.: 2247

Contents

William Lyndwood, Provinciale (completed in 1434)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine initials (unusual style) (Pächt and Alexander iii. 896)

Binding

Elaborately stamped leather on bevelled oak boards, clasps lost, Oxford work of about 1605 or so by 'G. K.'.

History

Origin: 15th century (after 1434) ; English

Record Sources

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

Last Substantive Revision

2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.