MS. Lat. th. d. 45
Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession): no full description available
49-54 lines, in 2 columns
Small neat gothic, heavily abbreviated
Sewn on five cords, and tightly bound in reddish-brown leather over pasteboards, the covers blind tooled with simple framing fillets and a saltire cross, the second compartment of the spine inscribed 'Explan | in Luc', probably by the same hand as other Bodleian MSS. from S. Maria de Colomba, the fourth compartment with a rectangular paper label inscribed '25', the last compartment with a square paper label inscribed '94'; rust-stained holes in the first and last leaves are evidence of the metal fittings and lasps of a previous binding
Provenance and Acquisition
Ex-libris of Morimondo : 'Liber sancte marie de Marimundo mediolanensis dyocesis Cisterciensis ordinis NoxL' (fol. 57v); the top margin of fol. 1r inscribed ?18th-cent., 'In lucan Euangelium'
Christie's 1 June 1977, lot 159, bought by Quaritch for the Bodleian.
Last Substantive Revision
2017-07-01: First online publication.