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

MS. Ashmole 1763

Summary Catalogue no.: 7161

Summary Catalogue no.: 8463

Physical Description

Composite: fol. 57 || B

MS. Ashmole 1763 – Part 1


(fol. 57r) (item AA)
Saints' Lives (bifolium)
Language(s): Irish
Tucaid innarbtha Muchata a Raithin

Ed. C. Plummer, Bethada Náem nÉrenn (Oxford, 1922), I.300–16.

Passion of Marcellinus

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Initial. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 1283)


Origin: 15th century (?) ; Irish

MS. Ashmole 1763 – Part 2


Elias Ashmole, Book of Pedigrees
Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Prints. Drawings.


Origin: 17th century ; English

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (W. H. Black, A descriptive, analytical, and critical catalogue of the manuscripts bequeathed unto the University of Oxford by Elias Ashmole Esq...., Quarto Catalogues X, 1845) and supplementary sources; for part 1, see Brian Ó Cuiv, Catalogue of Irish Language Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford and Oxford College Libraries, 2 vols (Dublin, 2001–3), I.1–2.

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.