Skip to content Skip to navigation

Oxford, Bodleian Library, Hatton 20 (4113)

Present Location: 
Repository: 
Collection: 
Shelfmark: 
20 (4113)
Date: 
Medieval Provenance: 
Decoration Description: 

Titles of chapters are in red, often metallic. Initials are black filled with yellow, red and green on their own or in combination and have zoomorphic, interlace or other decoration. Sometimes colours are used to fill letters or ˥ which follows a mark of punctuation or other letters 'chosen for no apparent reason' (Franzen 1998, p. 11). There is a hardpoint drawing on fol. 5v.

Additions: 

Annotations by Archibishop Wulfstan, s. xi1, and other readers, s. x. Joscelyn's notes appear on fols 1r and 69v and Dugdale's on fol. ii (Ker 1957, p. 385).

Binding Description: 

Rebound, s. xvii/ xviii, along with Hatton 76Hatton 115 and Hatton 116 (Franzen 1998, p. 11).