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

MS. Canon. Liturg. 263

Summary Catalogue no.: 19365


Book of Hours, Use of Rome
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine historiated borders, historiated and other initials. School of Joachinus de Gigantibus. Miniature on fol. 111v added 15th century, end. Humanistic script. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 370, pl. XXXVI)


Origin: c. 1470–80 ; Italian, Naples

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1897). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1970).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)


    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 4: Books of Hours (typescript, 1957), p. 241

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.