MS. Canon. Misc. 349
Summary Catalogue no.: 19825
16th century, early, Italian, ?Genoa (MS. after 1493, Italian): thin pasteboards, flush with text-block; dark brown leather, blind-tooled with triple lines, large dots, and a panel of the Annunciation on each cover showing Gabriel, Mary and two smaller figures amidst a flowering plant set in a pot above initals M B, all surrounded by the Ave Maria in capitals; traces of four sets of lost ties; spine-linings from a devotional manuscript, 15th century, Italian. Added endleaves of carta bassanese, 18th century, Italian. c. 243 × 170–172 × c. 25 mm. (book closed).
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2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas Provenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/littlegustv/oxfordupdates/blob/master/test_case_for_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.