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

MS. Lyell 43

Contents

Gospel of St. Luke, glossed
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Large initial in red on fol. 2r and one in red flourished in blue on fol. 48r. Other, smaller, initials are in blue flourished in red or plain red.

History

Origin: 13th century, early ; French

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 by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on A. de la Mare, Catalogue of the Medieval Manuscripts Bequeathed to the Bodleian Library Oxford by James P. R. Lyell (1971)