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

MS. Liturg. 198

Summary Catalogue no.: 30613

Former shelfmark: MS. Canon. Liturg. 198


Psalter (Augustinian Use)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

fols. 1–155 || fols. 156–200
Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fos. 1–155: Fine historiated borders and initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 651, pl. LXV) Fos. 156–200: Fine borders, initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 1133, pl. CVI)


Black leather with gold ornament, early 18th cent. English work.


Origin: Fos. 1–155: 14th century, third quarter. Fos. 156–200: 15th century, end ; English, North East (?)

Record Sources

Summary description based on Elizabeth Solopova, Latin Liturgical Psalters in the Bodleian Library: A Select Catalogue (Oxford, 2013), pp. 195–202. Previously described in the Summary Catalogue.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (12 images from 35mm slides)
Digital Bodleian (15 images from 35mm slides) [part 1]


    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 2: Office Books (typescript, 1957), p. 35

Last Substantive Revision

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