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

MS. Lyell 91

Contents

Gospels
Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Headpieces, initials, headings, marginal apparatus, etc. in carmine ink. (Hutter i. 50, Abb. 304-5)

History

Origin: 13th century ; Byzantine, Constantinople (?)

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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