MS. Canon. Misc. 342
Summary Catalogue no.: 19818
15th century, Italian (as MS.): wood boards with rounded corners (matching text-block); quarter-binding of brown leather, with traces of blind cross-hatched lines, held nearly halfway across each bare board by a vertical line of 1+3+1 iron nails; sewing-straps of red tawed leather; traces of central clasp, strap lost; title in Roman capitals carved in the wood at top right front board. Spine formerly rebacked over the damaged leather with a parchment fragment from a large choirbook, later removed. 240–243 × 178–179 × c. 36–37 mm. (book closed).
Last Substantive Revision
2020-09-14: Binding description added.