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

MS. Bodl. 796

Summary Catalogue no.: 2646


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine initials. Marginal sketch (scribbled drawing), fol. 169v. (P&A ii. 6, pl. I)

fol. 169v

  • Type drawing, right margin
  • Subject Sketch of a saint holding a sword (very faded).


Origin: 11th century, beginning ; Italian, North

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1970).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (4 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.