MS. Canon. Liturg. 75
Summary Catalogue no.: 19253
Fine historiated borders.
16th century, late, or 17th century, French or Italian: pasteboards; light brown leather, tooled all in gilt with double lines forming a panel on each cover with floral corner-pieces, around a central wreath of thick, small leaves in an upright oval; spine also gilt (damaged); traces of two sets of brown fabric ties, lost. 192 × 135-138 × c. 48 mm. (book closed).
Edges gilt, gauffered (very worn), probably inherited from a previous binding along with the present front paste-down which bears an inscription dated 1500.
Digital Bodleian (13 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2020-07-24: Binding description added.