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

MSS. Junius 85-6

Summary Catalogue no.: 5196

Summary Catalogue no.: 5197


Language(s): Old English and Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Initials and marginal ornaments. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 47)


Origin: 11th century, middle ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Franciscus Junius, 1589–1677

Received by the Bodleian by 1677

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1937). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1973).


Last Substantive Revision

2019-10-31: Toby Burrows/Mapping Manuscript MigrationsProvenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/mapping-manuscript-migrations/oxford-tei-updates/blob/master/update_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.