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

MS. Rawl. C. 898

Summary Catalogue no.: 12732


Britton (legal treatise)
Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fleuronnée initials. Marginal sketch, fol. 6v. Diagrams. (P&A iii. 569)


Origin: 14th century, beginning ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Richard Rawlinson, 1690-1755

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1755

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from 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). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1973).