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

MS. Douce 314

Summary Catalogue no.: 21888


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Written in 1473 by Fr. Lazarus de Lamesa for the convent of S. Maria dei Servi, Venice, fol. 505.


Pächt and Alexander ii. 507, pl. XLVIII:

Fine borders.

Fine historiated initials.

Fine other initials.


Origin: 1473 ; Italian, Venice

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 (5 images from 35mm slides)


    Printed descriptions:

    A. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries (1984), no. 473
    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 2: Office Books (typescript, 1957), p. 260

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.