MS. Canon. Pat. Lat. 172
Summary Catalogue no.: 19158
12th century?, German (as MS.): thick wood boards, square cut; brown leather with bold blind stamps on each cover, spine with same stamps; traces of lost strap-and-pin clasp with leather strap running from back-cover fore-edge to central pin on front, and of four large circular bosses on each cover; former paste-down (fol. 189) from a 12th-century noted German breviary, perhaps scribal waste; (later?) parchment title-label at upper centre of front cover, with medieval ink lettering (cf. MS. Canon. Pat. Lat. 188). Added green spine-label and gilt lettering, with minor repairs, 18th century, Italian. 286-288 × c. 178-180 × c. 82 mm. (book closed).
MS. Canon. Pat. Lat. 172 - former pastedown (fol. 189) (flyleaf)
Last Substantive Revision
2020-08-26: Binding description added.