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

MS. Lyell empt. 4


Psalter (portable)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Historiated initials, with borders. Other initials gold flourished in purple or blue, or blue flourished in red. Line fillers in gold and blue. (P&A iii. 550, pl. VI)


Origin: 14th century, early (before 1319) ; English

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 (3 images from 35mm slides)