MS. Canon. Ital. 180
Summary Catalogue no.: 20232
16th century, Italian: limp parchment wrapper made from a manuscript fragment (Albertus Magnus, Isagoge in libros physicorum, pt. I, ix-xi, xii, late 13th or earlier 14th century), folded over stiffenings from another parchment manuscript (Horace, De arte poetica, visible text showing lines 88-102, 334-343, glossed, 14th century, Italian), with four spine-liners made from illegible scraps of a third manuscript in small script. Textblock sewn on three cords of tanned leather laced into the wrapper; a single set of ties with the lower tie of soft tawed leather, upper of later string. 134-135 × 100-101 × c. 12 mm. (book closed).
Last Substantive Revision
2020-07-21: Binding description added.