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

MS. Fr. d. 1 (R)

Summary Catalogue no.: 32859

Contents

Physical Description

Form: roll
Support: parchment
Extent: 6 membranes

Decoration

Fine miniatures (drawings). (P&A iii. 583, pl. LX)

Fine medallion portraits of the kings and princes, including Edward II's daughter, Jeanne, (b. 1321).

History

Origin: c. 1321-27 ; English, East Anglia

Provenance and Acquisition

Bought by the Bodleian, 2 October 1900, from J. E. Cornish, Manchester bookseller., for £4 4s.

Record Sources

Summary description by Peter Kidd (late 1990s.) Previously described in the Summary Catalogue.

Availability

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Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

Bibliography