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

MS. Bodl. 301

Summary Catalogue no.: 2739


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine historiated initial, many good initials. Style of the Bible of Bishop William of St. Carilef, d. 1096, Durham Cathedral Library, MS. A. II. 4, and related manuscripts from Jumièges, St. Ouen, Rouen, and Bayeux. (Pächt and Alexander i. 444, pl. XXXVI)


Origin: 11th century, end ; French, Normandy

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (11 images from 35mm slides)


Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.