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 abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (1854). Parts 2, 3: decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1966 and 1973 respectively).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas/Mapping Manuscript Migrations Provenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/littlegustv/oxfordupdates/blob/master/test_case_for_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.'