MS. Laud Misc. 92
Summary Catalogue no.: 986
Fulgentius of Ruspe, etc.
This description is abbreviated from Daniela Mairhofer, Medieval Manuscripts from Würzburg in the Bodleian Library, Oxford: A Descriptive Catalogue (Oxford, 2014), pp. 316–323. For purposes of scholarly citation, reference to the printed catalogue is requested.
Fol. 1v blank.
Text lost (one leaf missing?) after fol. 169.
Ruled in hard point. One col. of 25 lines, ruled space c. 222–6 × 154–65 mm.
Carolingian minuscule by several hands.
Rubrics in uncial.
Rubrics in rustic capitals.
Decorated initials. (Pächt and Alexander i. 15)
Brown tanned calf over laminated pulpboard for Abp. Laud, 1637–1639.
Provenance and Acquisition
Written either at Würzburg by scribes trained at Niederaltaich, or at Niederaltaich. Originally bound together with MS. Laud Misc. 580, probably together from the time of their production.
Würzburg, Domstift St Kilian, 12th-century ex libris, fol. 1r, and 15th-century shelfmark, fol. 2r.
William Laud, 1573–1645: his ex libris, 1637, fol. 1v.
Given to the Bodleian as part of his third donation, dispatched on 28 June 1639.
Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)
Last Substantive Revision
2019-03-08: Description revised for Polonsky digitization project to include additional information from Mairhofer catalogue.