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

MS. Laud Misc. 597

Summary Catalogue no.: 1474


Ordinances for the household of Henry VIII ('Eltham ordinances'),

drawn up by Cardinal Wolsey in 1526

Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good border (drawing, with royal arms).


Origin: after 1526 ; English

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Laudian Manuscripts, Quarto Catalogues II, repr. with corrections, 1969, from the original ed. of 1858-1885).

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.