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

MS. Bodl. 291

Summary Catalogue no.: 2442


Gratian, Decretum (Transformatio Oxoniensis)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 331)


Origin: 13th century, beginning ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Exeter, Devon, Cathedral church of St Peter: (MLGB3: evidence of dicta probatoria, usually a secundo folio).

Kuttner, Repertorium, p. 270 (s. xii). Old binding, repaired. The first words of chapter 1 (fol. 7r) are missing, as the initial etc. has not been filled in. (MLGB3)

Record Sources

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


Last Substantive Revision

2021-12-14: Add provenance information from MLGB3.