MS. Canon. Ital. 85
Summary Catalogue no.: 20137
Important initials. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 393, pl. XXXVII and frontispiece)
17th century?, Italian or French?: pasteboards; red leather with all-over gilt tooling in a diamond-shaped panel with elaborate corner- and centre-pieces, all areas richly infilled with a small fleur-de-lis tool; spine similarly gilt (damaged and re-laid); edges of boards also gilt-tooled with a narrow roll; gilt gauffered edges. Rebacked, 19th or 20th century, Bodleian. 364–365 × c. 240 × c. 65–70 mm. (book closed).
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Digital Bodleian (13 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2020-07-21: Binding description added.