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

MS. Barlow 14

Summary Catalogue no.: 6478


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


English humanistic script. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 1170)


Imitation of Flemish ornament. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 1170, pl. CVII):

Good border.

Good initials.


Blind-tooled brown leather with roll-produced border, early 17th-cent. English work.


Origin: c. 1500 ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Thomas Barlow, 1607–1691

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1691

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1937). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Last Substantive Revision

2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.