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

MS. Canon. Misc. 438

Summary Catalogue no.: 19914

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Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good miniatures, borders, initials. Written by Sevestre Durant with calligraphic flourishes. (P&A i. 636)

History

Origin: c. 1400 ; French

Provenance and Acquisition

Matteo Luigi Canonici, 1727-1805

Giuseppe Canonici , -1807

Purchased by the Bodleian in 1817

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (1854). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1966).

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