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

MS. Lyell 74

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fol. 1r, illuminated vinestem initial and borders. Small illuminated vinestem initials at the beginning of each letter. (P&A, ii. 342, pl. XXXII)

History

Origin: c. 1450 ; Italian, Rome (?)

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)

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)