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

MS. Laud Gr. 58

Summary Catalogue no.: 709


Language(s): Greek


Vol. i of a three volume set with MSS. 56–57

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine borders, ornamental strips, decorated initials. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 585, pl. LVI) (Hutter iii. 183)


Origin: 15th century, fourth quarter ; Italian, Florence (?), Rome (?)

Provenance and Acquisition

William Laud, 1573–1645

Donated by him to the Bodleian between 1635 and 1641.

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Bodleianae pars prima recensionem codicum Graecorum continens, Quarto Catalogues I, 1883, repr. with corrections 1969). Decoration, localization and date follow Hutter (1977–1982).


Last Substantive Revision

2018-08-15: Mitch Fraas Provenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/littlegustv/oxfordupdates/blob/master/test_case_for_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.