MS. Canon. Liturg. 151
Summary Catalogue no.: 19285
Fine historiated borders.
Fine initials. Belongs to the large and important group of Neopolitan MSS. which used to be associated with the name of Cristoforo Orimina. Fine penwork borders, initials. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 169, pl. XVI) Illumination now attributed to the Maestro del Liber celestium revelationum.
18th century, Italian: pasteboards; brown leather, plain except for two vertical blind lines near the spine on each cover; marbled paste-downs, with a pattern of light blue and white blobs; flyleaves watermarked with a crowned fleur-de-lis over letters ‘F F’; red speckled edges; loose bookmark of green silk; spine lost. Rebacked in similar leather, late 19th or 20th century, for Bodleian. 177–178 × 129–130 × c. 66 mm. (book closed).
Digital Bodleian (10 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2020-07-24: Binding description added.