A volume containing 170 vellum leaves written in double column, with four illuminated initials of unusual design and many in the usual red and blue.

It can be identified with a monastery in the diocese of Glasgow and the cultus of St Machutus.


Possibly Robert Lord Petre, Sir Sydney Cockerell.

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