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

MS. Liturg. 153

Summary Catalogue no.: 30609

Former shelfmark: MS. Canon. Liturg. 153


Psalter (portable)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine borders, historiated and other initials. Partly defaced. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 848, pl. LXXXI)


Stamped leather on boards, English contemporary work.


Origin: 15th century, first quarter (after 1415) ; English, Diocese of Norwich

Record Sources

Summary description based on Elizabeth Solopova, Latin Liturgical Psalters in the Bodleian Library: A Select Catalogue (Oxford, 2013), pp. 232–6. Previously described in the Summary Catalogue.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (13 images from 35mm slides)


    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 2: Office Books (typescript, 1957), p. 62

Last Substantive Revision

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