StorageSiteUCL Special Collections
Reference Number MS LAT/8
TitleTundal Manuscript
Date15th century
DescriptionManuscript volume, 15th century: De raptu anime Tundali et visione. Pasted to the inside front cover is a full-page colour illustration of Tundal presenting his manuscript to Pope Eugenius, inscribed: Tondali Visione Eugenio Papae Oblata. Folio 1r bears a fragment of another text, in the same hand, as this manuscript was formerly part of a larger manuscript.
Extent1 volume containing 29 + 2 leaves
AdminHistoryTundal (or Tundall) was an Irish nobleman who in 1149 experienced a vision. His account of it was translated into several European languages. This manuscript was written in France.
AcquisitionBought by University College London from Maggs in 1919.
AccessStatusCertain restrictions apply
AccessConditionsFragile, may be consulted but must be handled with care.
FindingAidsDorothy K Coveney, A Descriptive Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Library of University College London (London, 1935); N R Ker, Medieval Manuscripts in British Libraries , i (London and Oxford, 1969); handlist at University College London Special Collections.
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