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

MS. Lyell 6

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

On fol. 7, foliage initial in red, blue, and green on a square yellow-brown background outlined in green. Other initials: red flourished in blue or blue in red. (P&A iii. 311)

History

Origin: 13th 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 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)

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