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

MS. Liturg. 100

Summary Catalogue no.: 30604

Former shelfmark: MS. Canon. Liturg. 100

Contents

Book of Hours, Use of Paris
Language(s): Latin and French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine miniatures, borders, initials. (Pächt and Alexander i. 663, pl. LII)

Binding

Stamped leather on boards, each side bearing four panels with 'ora pro nobis sancta dei genitrix', animals, etc. (French work?, early 16th cent.?, rebacked.).

History

Origin: c. 1420–1430 ; French, Paris

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.

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Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (11 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 4: Books of Hours (typescript, 1957), p. 65

Last Substantive Revision

2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.