MS. Douce 59
Summary Catalogue no.: 21633
Codex aureus purpureus. Pächt and Alexander i. 416, pl. XXXIV:
Important miniatures, ornaments.
Green velvet, modern.
Provenance and Acquisition
Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834
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Last Substantive Revision
2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.