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

MS. Lyell 16

Contents

2.
Sermon.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Initial on fol. 1r in red and blue joined to frame border of penwork with alternating bands of red and blue and projecting red water-lily-shaped flower heads.

History

Origin: 14th century, first half ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

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)

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