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

MS. Auct. T. 2. 7

Summary Catalogue no.: 20611


Homer, Iliad

With marginal prose paraphrase/commentary (unpublished), including short parts of Porphyry's commentary.

The titles are from Stephanus Byzantius, Epigrammata.

Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Hutter iii. 77:

Ornamental headpieces and strips.

Decorated initials.


Origin: 12th century, beginning (Hutter) or middle (Palau); 14th century, first half (fols. 1–8); 16th century (fols. 29–36, 37) ; Byzantine, Constantinople

Record Sources

Summary description based on Annaclara Cataldi Palau, A Catalogue of Greek Manuscripts from the Meerman Collection in the Bodleian Library (Oxford, 2011), pp. 233–238.

Previously described in the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Bodleianae pars prima recensionem codicum Graecorum continens, Quarto Catalogues I, 1883, repr. with corrections 1969).


Last Substantive Revision

2019-01-18: Description revised with reference to Palau.