MS. Canon. Bibl. Lat. 2
Summary Catalogue no.: 18894
Passion in 32 lines, written space 155 × 85 mm.
17th century or 18th century, Italian?: wood boards with broad squares, near-black leather with modest blind tooling, no clasps; spine with (added?) 18th-century gilt red-leather label and gilt lines. 212 × 137 × c. 43–44 mm. (book closed).
Provenance and Acquisition
On the fly leaf (fol. 1) accounts of the year 1325 mentioning: Manfredus massarius vetus; Otholinus novus massarius; Orlanus sindicus fratalis; Martinus condam Michaelis veteris; ducatus Dacie imposite occasione palis ibi omnibus colectoribus deputatis; Martinus riconetus.
Purchased by the Bodleian in 1817.
Last Substantive Revision
2020-04-02: Binding description added.