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

MS. Laud Misc. 644

Summary Catalogue no.: 1487


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Musical Notation:

Music (see van Dijk 1957).


Pächt and Alexander i. 529:

Good coloured drawings copying a model of 9th or 11th century.

Good tables.

Good initials.


Origin: c. 1268–1274 ; French, Bayeux

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). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (22 images from 35mm slides)


Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.