MS. Canon. Liturg. 386
Summary Catalogue no.: 19468
Calendar (fol. 1); temporale (fol. 7), with general rubrics (fol. 125v) and prefaces on music (fol. 127); sanctorale (fol. 198); common of the saints and the dedication (fol. 256); votive masses (fol. 275v); marriage mass (fol. 307v); blessing of holy water (fol. 309) and other blessings.
2 col. of 24 lines.
Square notation on 8 staves of 4 red lines.
Fine borders, historiated and other initials (badly mutilated), by the Master of the Vatican Theophylact/of the Della Rovere missals. Fine penwork borders. (P&A ii. 362, pl. XXXIV)
Provenance and Acquisition
Perhaps written for use in the diocese of Siena: liturgical evidence in the calendar (15 May, 12 October, 30 October, 1 December, 3 December), although none of the patron saints of the city itself (St. Ansanus, St. Victor) are in red.