MS. Rawl. liturg. g. 2
Summary Catalogue no.: 15834
Fine borders, initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 729, pl. LXXII)
- Type initial
- Subject Pink and blue initial on gold background, decorated with sprays of vine leaves and gold disks; head of Christ with cruciform halo (rubbed).
- Type border (upper, left and lower margins)
- Subject Border made of gold, pink and blue bars, decorated with foliage and gold disks (Penitential Psalms).
Pink and blue initials on gold background and borders made of gold, pink and blue bars, decorated with sprays of vine leaves and gold disks on fols. 93v, 98r, 101r, 104r, 108v, 146v and 188r.
Gold initials on pink and blue background with white arabesque and geometric designs; sprays of gold vine leaves extending into margins.
Blue and gold initials decorated with red and purple penwork.
Gold and blue line-endings.
Stamped leather on boards, injured.
Provenance and Acquisition
Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1755
Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.