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.