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

MS. Canon. Liturg. 294

Summary Catalogue no.: 19393



The temporale of a portable missal, local use.

The first 51 fol. are written by another hand and contain the feast of the Purification of the Virgin. No rubrics in this part.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: i + 1 + 135 + i fol.
Dimensions (leaf): 188 × 125 mm.
Dimensions (written): × mm.
Foliation: 15th cent. numbering is in the upper margins of the versos.


The first part in 2 col. of 33 lines, 130 × 88 mm. , except for fols. 49v-51.

The second part in 2 col. of 24 lines, 131 × 88 mm.


Origin: 14th century ; Italian, Verona (?)

Provenance and Acquisition

The placing is based on palaeographical grounds.

Record Sources

Adapted (2018) from S. J. P. Van Dijk, Handlist of the Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford Vol. 1: Mass Books; previously described in the Summary Catalogue.

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.