MS. Laud Misc. 122
Summary Catalogue no.: 1564
Augustine; Würzburg, Domstift, s. ix2/3 (Gozbald)
This description is abbreviated from Daniela Mairhofer, Medieval Manuscripts from Würzburg in the Bodleian Library, Oxford: A Descriptive Catalogue (Oxford, 2014), pp. 384-9. For purposes of scholarly citation, reference to the printed catalogue is requested.
Ruling in hard point; one column of 26–28 lines. Ruled space c. 221-31 × 143-60 mm.
Carolingian minuscule, s. ix2/3, presumably by a single hand, belonging to the Gozbald group.
(fol. 1r) Five-line initial in the ink of the text, outlined on both sides with a thin decorative lobed line, each lobe dotted (cf. Pächt & Alexander (1. 21): s. ix2); a colour stain (bright red) on the inside; otherwise simple one- or two-line scribal initials to (if used) prologues, and major textual units.
Brown tanned calf over laminated pulpboard for Abp. Laud, 1637–1639.
Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)
Last Substantive Revision
2019-06-20: Description revised for Polonsky digitization project to include additional information from Mairhofer catalogue.