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

MS. Barlow 4

Summary Catalogue no.: 6416


Smaragdus , Lectionary
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good miniatures (marginal sketches with a pen and with a hard point, pp. 123, 450) added in the early 11th century. (P&A iii. 40)


Origin: 9th century; decoration added, 11th century, early ; Continental European

Provenance and Acquisition

Thomas Barlow, 1607-1691

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1691

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.


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.