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

MS. Bodl. 417

Summary Catalogue no.: 2316

Contents

Liber meditationum saluatoris nostri et beatissimae matris eius (a devotional commentary on the life of Jesus Christ and Virgin Mary in five parts)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Illuminated capitals.

History

Origin: 15th century

Provenance and Acquisition

Sheen, Surrey, Charterhouse of Jesus of Bethlehem: 'Pertinet domui de Shen.' (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).

Given by Sir Walter Cope 1602. (MLGB3)

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922).

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

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