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

MS. Lyell 82

Contents

1.
Prayers and devotions
Language(s): Latin
2.
Marbod of Rennes , De lapidibus
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Small painted initial surrounded with red penwork on fol. 33r: gold on background in squares of blue, green, and red, decorated in yellow; other initials plain blue or red. Border and historiated initial on fol. 1r. (P&A ii. 574)

History

Origin: 15th century, second half ; Italian, North east (?)

Provenance and Acquisition

James P. R. Lyell, 1871-1948

Chosen as one of the hundred manuscripts bequeathed to the Bodleian by Lyell in 1948.