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

MS. Digby 223

Summary Catalogue no.: 1824

Contents

Lancelot Cycle, branches 3, 4, 5
Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good miniatures, initials. (P&A i. 552, pl. XLII)

History

Origin: 13th century, end ; French, North (?)

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603-1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (W. D. Macray, Bodleian Library Quarto Catalogues IX: Digby Manuscripts, repr. with addenda by R. W. Hunt and A. G. Watson, 1999). Decoration follows Pächt and Alexander (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (39 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas/Mapping Manuscript Migrations 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.'