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The Institutiones of Justinian, with scholia, in four books, written in the first half of the 13th cent. in Italy

MS. D'Orville 94

  • Request

Part of fol. 5 is torn off.

At fol. 58 is added a section de raptu virginum, etc.

At fol. 35v is a full-page figure of an old man bearing a (blank) table designed to illustrate the degrees of kinship, a man and woman standing on either hand. The handwriting changes after fol. 42.


  • Creation: written in the first half of the 13th cent. in Italy


60 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 94

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. 3. 35

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. IV, no 16972

Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. D'Orville.

Related Materials

A description and collation of this MS. by G. O. Reitzius is printed in the Miscellaneae observationes criticae novae, tom. v (1744), p. 326, vi (1745), p. 539, vii (1745). p. 645.

Physical Facet

On paper, with illuminated capitals and one full-page miniature, some leaves damaged


11 1/4 × 7 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom