MS. Bodl. 269
Summary Catalogue no.: 1935
Important miniature (coloured drawing), fol. iii recto: the Virgin and Child, the former seated and crowned, with sceptre.
Fine initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 102, pl. X)
White leather on boards, much worn, clasp lost, English xvth cent. work.
Provenance and Acquisition
Eynsham Abbey: pressmark ‘.B. IIII’, 14th cent., in red on fol. 1r, cf. MS. Laud Lat. 31; marginalia perhaps in the same hand (s. xiv) as in MS. Laud Lat. 31 (MLGB).
'C⟨aucio …⟩ Roberti [...] exposita in Cista de [...] et habet vnum Supplementum [...]" on verso of last leaf. (MLGB)
Windsor, collegiate chapel. '"SV" on fol. i recto, formerly pastedown. Medieval binding generally like MS. Bodl. 192. Usual chainmark.' (MLGB3)
Presented by the dean and chapter of Windsor in 1612: with library mark.
Digital Bodleian (15 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2020-04-01: Description revised to include all information in SC.