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

MS. Canon. Misc. 248

Summary Catalogue no.: 19724

Physical Description

Composite: A || fols. 23-41 || fols. 42-45

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Matteo Luigi Canonici, 1727-1805

Giuseppe Canonici , -1807

Purchased by the Bodleian in 1817

MS. Canon. Misc. 248 - Part 1

Contents

Charters relating to Sicily, 1077-1458
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 16th century (?) ; Italian

MS. Canon. Misc. 248 - Part 2

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good border (fleur de lys), diagrams. (P&A i. 606)

History

Origin: 14th century, third quarter ; French

MS. Canon. Misc. 248 - Part 3

Contents

Computistical tables.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine miniatures (coloured drawings), partly mutilated. Perhaps by the Master of the Queen Mary Psalter and workshop. (P&A iii. 540, pls. LII and LIII)

History

Origin: c. 1330 (?) ; English (?)

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ pars tertia codices Græcos et Latinos Canonicianos complectens, Quarto Catalogues III, 1854) and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)