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

MS. Canon. Liturg. 277

Summary Catalogue no.: 19379


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine historiated and other initials. Written in the scriptorium of St. Chrysogonus, Zadar. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 19, pl. II)


Origin: 1072 or 1091 × 1102 ; Italian, Zadar (Zara)

Record Sources

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


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Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (314 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. 2

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.