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

MS. Canon. Liturg. 151

Summary Catalogue no.: 19285


Psalter (portable secular psalter with antiphons)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine historiated borders and initials. Belongs to the large and important group of Neopolitan MSS. which used to be associated with the name of Cristoforo Orimina. Fine penwork borders, initials. (P&A ii. 169, pl. XVI) Illumination now attributed to the Maestro del Liber celestium revelationum.


Origin: 14th century, third quarter ; Italian, Naples (?)

Record Sources

Summary description based on Elizabeth Solopova, Latin Liturgical Psalters in the Bodleian Library: A Select Catalogue (Oxford, 2013), pp. 475-9. Previously described in the Summary Catalogue.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (10 images from 35mm slides)