MS. Canon. Liturg. 291
Summary Catalogue no.: 19390
18th century?, Italian: pasteboards; polished brown leather, blind-tooled with triple lines and stamps to form on each cover an outer panel with centre left bare; spine tooled with double lines around the three bands and a floral tool in each panel, no title or label; two fore-edge clasps with brown leather straps tooled with blind double lines, each tipped with a fine dark-metal scallop-shaped catch which once fitted onto a lost pin at the edge of the lower board; edges speckled with red and brown. 169-170 × 122 × c. 30 mm. (book closed). Identical clasps are at MS. Canon. Liturg. 158, but with different 18th-century binding style.
Last Substantive Revision
2020-08-20: Binding description added.