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

MS. Auct. D. 4. 22

Summary Catalogue no.: 2387

Contents

St. Matthew's Gospel, glossed.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Illuminated capitals.

History

Origin: 13th century

Provenance and Acquisition

Waltham, Essex, Augustinian abbey of Holy Cross: 'Matheus glosatus. Istum librum huic ecclesie sancte crucis de Waltham dedit dominus Walterus de Norton' cleric[us] quem qui abstulerit uel titulum maliciose deleuerit anathema sit. Su. dor. xlv. al. p.' (fol. 1r, flyleaf), inscription of s. xiii ex, 'Su. dor.' and pressmark in two later hands. (MLGB3: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution).

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922).

Bibliography

Last Substantive Revision

2021-12-14: Add provenance information from MLGB3.