MS. Auct. F. 6. 5
Summary Catalogue no.: 1856
The colophon adds 'patricii' after 'ordinarii' and gives the usual title 'De consolatione philosophie'.
Accessus to art. 1.
Miniatures: Boethius writing his book (fol. vii verso), and Boethius in prison with a cord round his neck listening to Philosophy, and attended by two persons blowing trumpets: at top is an eagle with expanded wings.
Historiated initial. (P&A iii. 103, pl. X)
Provenance and Acquisition
Presented by William Harwood, prebendary of Winchester, in 1611.
Digital Bodleian (5 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2020-03-19: Description revised to include all information in SC.