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

MS. Douce 247

Summary Catalogue no.: 21821


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Pächt and Alexander ii. 531, pl. LI:

Fine border.

Fine historiated initials.

Fine other initials.


Origin: 15th century, third quarter ; Italian, Venice or Verona

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 (1970).

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.