MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 263
Summary Catalogue no.: 18844
Semi-humanistic script. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 821)
Initial. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 821)
15th century, middle, Italian (as MS.): wood boards; dark brown leather, tooled with triple blind lines in an overall pattern of originally 16 panels with diagonals (partly obscured by new spine(s)); remnants of two fore-edge clasps with lost straps of red textile; edges plain; boards severely damaged and wormed. First reback, 18th century, Italian, now preserved separately, with gilt spine of speckled brown leather and red-leather label; second reback, 1987, Bodleian. 290–292 × 207–210 × c. 50–53 mm. (book closed).
Last Substantive Revision
2020-04: Binding description added.