MS. Laud Or. 269
Oriental Manuscripts Laud Oriental Collection
Ḳitsur pisḳe ha-Rosh
With some glosses, ends with Nedarim.
Scribbles by various hands on fol. 2r, among them ... כתבתי זה בשנת יג
Ashkenazi semi-cursive script
Brown leather binding, blind-tooled, with the gold-tooled coat of arms of Archbisop Laud in the middle; holes for straps.Fragments of a Latin MS are pasted onto the inner covers.
Provenance and Acquisition
Owners inscription: "Liber Guilielmi Laud Archiepi[scopi] Cantuari[i] et Cancellarii Universitatis Oxon[iensis] 1633" (fol.2v). At the end of the MS births and deaths; the earliest is of 5207 (1407), the death of R. Shimon ben Yitsḥaḳ.
Donated to the Library by Archbishop William Laud (see Summary Catalogue, vol.II, part 1, pp.13-14).
Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)
MSS R.R. Film No. F 20595