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MS. Rawl. liturg. d. 6

Summary Catalogue no.: 15857

Contents

Prayer book of King(?) Wladislas, including magical texts on crystals and angels.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine miniatures, borders, initials, German in style. (P&A i. 175, pl. XIII)

History

Origin: 15th century ; Polish, Cracow

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 P├Ącht and Alexander (1966).

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Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (14 images from 35mm slides)