MS. Canon. Liturg. 275
Summary Catalogue no.: 19377
Fine historiated initials.
Fine other initials. Humanistic script. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 739, pl. LXXI)
16th century, c. 1559, Italian, Milan: pasteboards; covering of parchment, a reversed document; no decoration on covers or spine, except for an ink title centred near top of front cover in large formal gothic script by the owner of 1559, Franciscus Castellus of Milan Cathedral; sewn on three tanned leather cords; traces of two lost pairs of fore-edge ties of dark red textile, ends splayed out under the paste-downs; edges plain. 137–9 × 105 × c. 27–9 mm. (book closed).
Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2020-08-20: Binding description added.