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

MS. Bodl. 773

Summary Catalogue no.: 2556

Contents

Hugh of St.-Victor, De sacramentis Christianae fidei
Rubric: De Sacramentis Christianę fidei

In two books (see fol. 76), each with a prologue and a list of chapters

Incipit: (prol.) Librum de Sacramentis
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: ii + 181 leaves
Dimensions (binding): 12.375 × 8.75 in.

Condition

Some leaves are stained at the beginning

Layout

2 cols

Decoration

Pächt and Alexander iii. 188

Initials

History

Origin: 12th century, third quarter ; England

Provenance and Acquisition

Windsor, Berkshire, Royal collegiate chapel of St George: Usual chain mark on lower edge of front cover (MLGB3)

Presented by the dean and canons of Windsor in 1612

Record Sources

Description adapted (February 2023) by Stewart J. Brookes from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1973)

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

2023-02-06: Description revised to incorporate all the information in the Summary Catalogue (1922)