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

MS. Lyell 11


Augustine, De trinitate
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Initials to books blue and red flourished in red and blue, the first (fol. 7) with elaborate flourishes forming borders in the upper and left margins; smaller initials blue flourished in red or red in blue.


Origin: 13th century, late. ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Lincoln, Lincolnshire, Franciscan convent: On verso of flyleaf '·70·' and '·M· ·16·'. At head of fol. 1r the same mark as in Cambr., St John's Coll. 17 and 47 etc., and 'In hoc uolumine continentur libri Augustini De trinitate. xv'. (MLGB3: inferred evidence).

James P. R. Lyell, 1871–1948

Chosen as one of the hundred manuscripts bequeathed to the Bodleian by Lyell in 1948.

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from A. de la Mare, Catalogue of the Medieval Manuscripts Bequeathed to the Bodleian Library Oxford by James P. R. Lyell (1971)


Last Substantive Revision

2021-12-14: Add provenance information from MLGB3.