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

MS. D'Orville 87

Summary Catalogue no.: 16965

Contents

Cicero , De officiis
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine border, initial. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 246, pl. XXII)

fol. 1r

  • Type border, upper, left and lower margins
  • Subject Interlace, floral designs, winged putto. In the lower margin two winged putti support a medallion (blank inside).

History

Origin: 15th century, middle ; Italian, Florence

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.