MS. Canon. Liturg. 340
Summary Catalogue no.: 19426
Benedictine. Calendar (fol. 1) with the order of the gradual texts after the saints’ names; three Easter tables with verses of the epacts; combined temporale and sanctorale (fol. 9); common of the saints (fol. 123v); kyriale (fol. 127v) with tropes; proser (fol. 136).
Gradual: 18 lines, written space 205 × 120 mm.
Proser: 30 lines, written space 213 × 120 mm.
Adiastematic neumatic notation, in the proser often lacking or added by later hands; above the original text corrections in square notation on staves of 4 red lines are made on fol.18 (troped introit of St. Stephen), fol. 19v (troped introit of St. John the evangelist); some square notation on black staves added on fol. 135.
Good initials. (P&A i. 110, pl. VIII)
Coloured initials at the beginning of the greater feasts, a large one at the beginning of Advent (fol. 9).
Provenance and Acquisition
Benedictine abbey of St Gall, Moggio Udinese (Mosach), near Udine.
Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)