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)