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

MS. Canon. Misc. 490

Summary Catalogue no.: 19966


Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good initials on fols. 1-153, 161-211. Good initials added 15th century, first half, fols. 227-end. (P&A i. 90)


Origin: 12th century, second half; added decoration, 15th century, first half ; Austria or Switzerland

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.