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

MS. Rawl. A. 386

Summary Catalogue no.: 11268

Contents

Register of writs
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine border, initial. Fine miniature of 15th century, middle, affixed to fol. 83. (P&A iii. 841, pl. XCV)

fol. 83r

  • Type miniature
  • Subject A man seated on a cushion on a high-backed chair; five standing men in academic dress with gestures of teaching, two tonsured, three wearing pileus; a scribe, seated on the ground, writing on a scroll (pastedown, 15th century, middle).

History

Origin: 15th century, beginning; addition, 15th century middle ; English

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (W. D. Macray, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ...viri munificentissimi Ricardi Rawlinson, J.C.D., codicum...complectens, Quarto Catalogues V, 5 fascicles, 1862-1900) and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)