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

MS. Canon. Liturg. 356

Summary Catalogue no.: 19442


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

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Musical Notation:

Notation on staves (see van Dijk 1957).


Fine historiated borders and initials. Good border and historiated initial added on fol. 189, 15th century, first half. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 105, pl. X)


Origin: 13th century, late, or 14th century early; with additions, 15th century, first quarter ; Italian, Pavia (?)

Record Sources

Summary description based on Elizabeth Solopova, Latin Liturgical Psalters in the Bodleian Library: A Select Catalogue (Oxford, 2013), pp. 468–75. Previously described in the Summary Catalogue.


    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 2: Office Books (typescript, 1957), p. 121

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.