MS. Canon. Liturg. 385
Summary Catalogue no.: 19467
Augustinian and Franciscan
Kalendar (fol. 1), copied from an Augustinian exemplar, with Genoese saints; temporale (fol. 7) with general rubrics (fol. 135v) and the order of the mass (fol. 136v: Indutus planeta); sanctorale (fol. 206); common of the saints and the dedication (fol. 257v); votive masses (fol. 284); some later additions (fol. 306v). The missal has been copied from a Franciscan exemplar and has no local feasts.
2 col. of 30 lines
Square notation on mostly 9 long staves of 3 red lines.
Fine miniature, border, historiated and other initials. Close in style tot he Bible, Rome, Bibl. Rossiana, MS. 183. Decoration related to that in in Bentivoglio Bible, Baltimore Walters Art Gallery, W. 151 (formerly H. Y. Thompson MS. 4). (Pächt and Alexander ii. 92, pl. IX)
Some coloured initials (fols. 17, 155, 168, 206, 250, 254), the title page with coloured borders (fol. 7); the beginning of the canon (fol. 151v) with a crucifixion.
Provenance and Acquisition
The consecration of St. Lawrence’s cathedral (Genoa (?)), is on 10 October, that of Notre-Dame des Doms at Avignon on 8 October.
Digital Bodleian (4 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2017-07-01: First online publication.