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

MS. Lat. liturg. d. 6

Summary Catalogue no.: 32557


Usuard, Martyrology
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good historiated and other initials. (P&A ii. 15, pl. II)

  • fol. 27v, initial K: foliage, interlace, profile head.
  • fol. 33v, initial K: foliage, interlace, two tonsured heads.
  • fol. 45r, initial K: foliage, interlace, bust of a man wearing hood.
  • fol. 48r, initial D: foliage, interlace, human and animal heads
  • fol. 52r, initial K: foliage, interlace, two lions' heads.


Origin: 11th century, second half ; Italian, Rieti

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1924). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1970).

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.