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Rubbings of Runic remains now at Copenhagen

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MS. Icel. b. 1

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Rubbings of Runic remains now at Copenhagen (inscriptions, ornaments, etc.), made by prof. J. O. Westwood, whose initials occur, in 1858.

Dates

  • Taken by J. O. Westwood in 1858

Extent

17 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Danish

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Icel. b. 1, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Icel. b. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19242

Abstract

Rubbings of Runic remains now at Copenhagen

Biographical / Historical

John Obadiah Westwood (1805-1893) was an entomologist and antiquary.

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. VI, no. 31814

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought 24. 4. 1895, privately.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

19 × 15 1/4 in.
Title
Rubbings of Runic remains now at Copenhagen
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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