MS. Canon. Liturg. 233
Summary Catalogue no.: 19342
Good initials. (Pächt and Alexander i. 336)
17th century?, French or Flemish?: thin pasteboards; polished red leather, elaborate all-over gilt tooling on covers and outside edges but central oval on each cover left unfilled (for coat of arms?); spine flat, with similar gilt tooling but no title; traces of two clasps, roughly removed; edges gilt, not gauffered, done after some trimming (slightly cropping the illuminated borders). Fragments of Jacopo Soranzo’s decorative label, 18th century, at top of spine. A miniature book, 91 × c. 67–68 × c. 28 mm. (book closed).
Last Substantive Revision
2020-08-20: Binding description added.