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

MS. Canon. Pat. Lat. 177

Summary Catalogue no.: 19163

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Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good border, fine penwork initial. Related in style to Guinifortus de Vicomercato of Milan who worked at Ferrara, Reggio-Emilia, and Ravenna. (P&A ii. 253, pl. XXII)

History

Origin: 15th century, middle ; Italian, Florence (?)

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 (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ pars tertia codices Græcos et Latinos Canonicianos complectens, Quarto Catalogues III, 1854). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1970).