MS. Canon. Liturg. 323
Summary Catalogue no.: 19412
Good historiated border (defaced).
Good initials. The date 1514 is written in the calendrial tables, fol. 7v, by the original hand. On fol. 7 the date 1568 added. (P&A ii. 994)
16th century, mid?, Italian, Venice: wood boards, all corners rounded; dark reddish-brown leather, sparsely blind-tooled with septuple lines round edges and single diagonal lines crossing at the centre; traces of two clasps with lost leather straps (with parchment cores) and of four lost circular bosses on each cover; spine and edges plain. Textblock very worn and discoloured throughout, evidently through constant use in liturgy for a long period. 248–249 × 180–182 × c. 52–53 mm. (book closed).
Last Substantive Revision
2020-08-20: Binding description added.