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

MS. Barlow 28

Summary Catalogue no.: 6424


Quadripartite indenture between King Henry VII, abbot John Islip and the monks of Westminster Abbey, the dean and chapter of St. Paul's, and the mayor and commonalty of London.
Language(s): English and Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good border, initial. Imitation of Flemish ornament. (P&A iii. 1171, pl. CVIII)


Origin: 1504 ; 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 P├Ącht and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

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.