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

MS. Barlow 55

Summary Catalogue no.: 6489*****

Fragments of manuscripts taken from the bindings of the Barlow collection

Physical Description

Composite: collection of fragments.

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Thomas Barlow, 1607–1691

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1691

MS. Barlow 55 – Part 1

Contents

(fol. 3)
Glossary (fragment)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century ; English

MS. Barlow 55 – Part 2

Contents

(fol.4).
Gradual (fragment)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

History

Origin: 13th century ; English

MS. Barlow 55 – Part 3

Contents

(fol.6).
Breviary, Use of Sarum (fragment)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good border, initial (damaged), fol. 6. (P&A iii. 687)

History

Origin: 14th century, end ; English

Additional Information

Record Sources

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

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

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.