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

MS. Douce 23

Summary Catalogue no.: 21597


Psalter (portable)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine drawings, historiated borders and initials. (P&A i. 570, pl. XLII-XLIII)


Origin: 13th century, third quarter ; French, Diocese of Amiens

Provenance and Acquisition

Francis Douce, 1757-1834

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834

Record Sources

Summary description based on Elizabeth Solopova, Latin Liturgical Psalters in the Bodleian Library: A Select Catalogue (Oxford, 2013), pp. 287-92. Previously described in the Summary Catalogue.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (11 images from 35mm slides)