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

MS. Douce 38

Summary Catalogue no.: 21612

Contents

Psalter (portable)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine miniatures, borders, historiated initials. (Pächt and Alexander i. 293, pl. XXI-XXII)

History

Origin: Flemish, Bruges (?) ; 13th century, late, or 14th century, early

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. 365–71. Previously described in the Summary Catalogue.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (26 images 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.