MS. Canon. Liturg. 63
Summary Catalogue no.: 19251
Good initials. (P&A i. 616, pl. XLVI)
16th century, late, or 17th century, Italian?: pasteboards; dark brown polished leather, tooled with blind and gilt lines, a gilt frame and corner-pieces, and gilt centrepieces of the Crucified Christ (front) or Virgin and Child (back), each amidst gilt stars; spine with blind and gilt lines and a gilt stamp; remains of two clasps with (lost) straps of similar gilt leather; edges gilt, gauffered (worn). Sewn on five double cords (medieval sewing?). Top of spine repaired with new leather, 20th century?, Bodleian. 147-150 × c. 100 × c. 45-8 mm. (book closed).
Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2020-07-24: Binding description added.