MS. Canon. Liturg. 382
Summary Catalogue no.: 19464
Calendar (fol. 1); intonations of Kyrie, Gloria, Ite missa est, etc. (fol. 7); Gloria and Credo (fol. 8); temporale (fol. 9) with general rubrics (fol. 117) and order of the mass (fol. 117v: Indutus planeta); sanctorale (fol. 185) with masses of St. Felicitas (fol. 212v) and the Three Patriarchs (fol. 227v); common of the saints and the dedication (fol. 234); votive masses (fol. 257); blessing of holy water (fol. 279) and other blessings.
2 col. of 30 lines, 20 mm. between the columns.
Square notation on 8 long staves of 4 red lines.
Fine miniatures, historiated borders and initials. Fine penwork initials. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 168, pl. XV)
Coloured and historiated initials, borders and marginal miniatures (fols. 9, 17v, 23, 137, 148, 213, 217v, 222); a full-page crucifixion on a gold ground and within borders (fol. 132v).
A composite binding of older boards, reused:
Medieval or later, Italian: wood boards, with two broad slots for missing clasp-straps at upper board’s fore-edge; edges gilt, gauffered, before the resewing.
(rebinding) 18th century, Italian, Venice, Canonici era: boards reused; red leather obscuring the slots, decorated with a thin gilt roll round the edges, otherwise plain; spine with gilt lines and a gilt green-leather label; no clasps in this configuration; marbled paste-downs. 357–360 × 257–259 × c. 85–90 mm. (book closed).
Digital Bodleian (5 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2020-08-20: Binding description added.