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

MS. Canon. Misc. 251

Summary Catalogue no.: 19727


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment, paper


Fine border and historiated initial. By Cristoforo Cortese. Written by Godefridus Johannes de Justfaes, clerk of the diocese of Utrecht, fol. 151v. (P&A ii. 443, pl. XLIII)


Origin: 1424 ; Italian, Venice

Provenance and Acquisition

Matteo Luigi Canonici, 1727-1805

Giuseppe Canonici , -1807

Purchased by the Bodleian in 1817

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)