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Illuminated capitals and ornaments, generally with miniatures, cut out from four or five French and Italian devotional MSS. of the 14th and 15th cent., and mounted, painted in the 14th-15th cent.

MS. Douce d. 13
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request


  • Creation: painted in the 14th-15th cent.


31 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • French
  • Latin


MS. Douce d. 13

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 21989

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

Custodial History

These were no doubt in Douce's possession.

Physical Facet

On parchment


11 1/8 × 9 3/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom