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

MS. Lyell 43


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

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


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.


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 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

2018-06-15: Mitch Fraas Provenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/littlegustv/oxfordupdates/blob/master/test_case_for_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.