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

MS. Rawl. G. 143

Summary Catalogue no.: 14867


Seneca, Epistulae morales
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine penwork borders, initials. Related to penwork decoration found in MSS. illuminated by Zebo da Firenze. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 654, pl. LXIII)


Origin: 15th century, beginning ; Italian, Bologna

Provenance and Acquisition

Richard Rawlinson, 1690–1755

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1755

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1895). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1970).

Last Substantive Revision

2019-10-31: Toby Burrows/Mapping Manuscript MigrationsProvenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/mapping-manuscript-migrations/oxford-tei-updates/blob/master/update_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.