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

MS. Canon. Misc. 508

Summary Catalogue no.: 19984


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment, paper


Historiated border, penwork initial. Inserted flyleaf with drawing of c. 1700 and another drawing on fol. 77v. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 178)


Origin: 14th century, second half; added drawing, c. 1700 ; Italian

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 (1970).

Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas 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.