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

MS. Canon. Misc. 560

Summary Catalogue no.: 20036

Contents

1.
Calendrical texts and extracts
Language(s): Latin
2.
Bede , De natura rerum
Language(s): Latin
3.
Martyrology.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good diagrams, one historiated, tables, initials. Easter tables for the period 893-1063. (P&A ii. 8, pl. I)

History

Origin: 11th century, middle (c. 1055-1074) ; Italian, Milan

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 P├Ącht and Alexander (1970).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (5 images from 35mm slides)