MS. Bodley Or. 3
Oriental Manuscripts Bodley Oriental
Hebrew Bible: Book of Psalms
Erased Latin charm on fol. 72r, English gloss on fol. 73.
It contains several abecedaria (alphabets): Arabic and Cyrillic alphabets with the names of the letters spelled out above in vocalised Hebrew script on fols. 72v-73v. Greek and Hebrew alphabets with Latin notes on fols. 74v-75r.
Erased French note of the sum of the ecclesiastical taxation for the provincde of Canterbury from the early 14th century.
Ashkenazi square script
Brown leather binding on boards, gold-tooled, clasps lost, English work of about 1600, re-backed.
Provenance and Acquisition
Ownership inscriptions: 'Mattheaus [Parker, archiep.] Cantuar.' : 'Dec. 12, 1624. Ex dono Jo. Prideaux in S. Th. Doctoris, Collegij Exon. Rectoris...'
Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)
MSS R.R. Film No. F 16178