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

MS. Douce 182

Summary Catalogue no.: 21756


Ordinances of Charles VI of France for the regulation of single combat, issued in 1406
Language(s): Middle French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good miniature.


Initial. (Pächt and Alexander i. 718, pl. LV)


Origin: c. 1460–1470 ; French

Provenance and Acquisition

Francis Douce, 1757–1834

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1897). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas 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.