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MS. Douce 59

Summary Catalogue no.: 21633

Contents

Psalter (portable secular Psalter)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Codex aureus purpureus. Important miniatures, ornaments, borders, initials. (P&A i. 416, pl. XXXIV)

History

Origin: French, area of Rheims ; 9th century, middle

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. 264-70. Previously described in the Summary Catalogue.

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Digital Images

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