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

MS. Bodl. 380

Summary Catalogue no.: 2733


Thomas Aquinas, Catena Aurea (on Luke and John)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine historiated borders, one historiated initial defaced, other initials. (Pächt and Alexander i. 568)


Origin: c. 1300 ; French, Paris

Provenance and Acquisition

Exeter, Devon, Cathedral church of St Peter: Bodl. 377 (vol. i) and 380 (vol. ii) form one set. Title in Grandison's hand, and "habet ecclesie Exoniensis parem de Matheo et Marco" (= Bodl. 377). (MLGB3: inferred evidence).

Dean and Chapter of Exeter, 1602. (MLGB3)

Bodl. 377 (vol. i) and 380 (vol. ii) form one set. (MLGB3)

Record Sources

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


Last Substantive Revision

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