MS. Canon. Liturg. 387
Summary Catalogue no.: 19469
Kalendar (fol. iii); general rubrics (fol. ix); blessing of holy water (fol. ixv); temporale (fol. 1) with the order of the mass (fol. 113: Paratus sacerdos); sanctorale (fol. 177); common of the saints and the dedication (fol. 225); votive masses (fol. 248).
2 col. of 30 lines
Square notation on 10 staves of 4 or 5 red lines.
Fine historiated borders. Initials. Related in style to Castilian miniature painting such as Madrid, Bibliotheca Nacional R. 205 made for don Pedro de Fernando de Velasco, conde de Haro, made Constable of Castile in 1462. (P&A i. 893, pl. LXVI)
Numerous gold initials on coloured grounds and finely executed flowers; illuminated borders (fols. 1, 127) to which afterwards arms have been added (see Provenance)
Provenance and Acquisition
Van Dijk suggested St Augustine's, Burgos, based on the kalendar (29 January, 30 April, 20 December) and the Augustinian character of the book. The dedication of the church or the cathedral is in the kalendar on 28 May.
Arms, fols. 1 and 127: barry nebuly gules and argent.
Digital Bodleian (3 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2017-07-01: First online publication.