MS. Canon. Pat. Lat. 188
Summary Catalogue no.: 19174
Fine initials. (P&A iii. 1298, pl. CXVIII)
Medieval, German: thick wood boards, bevelled; brown leather tooled simply with blind lines on covers and spine; traces of two strap-and-pin fastenings, running from back cover to centre front, and of 4+1 circular bosses on each cover, all lost; former paste-down (fol. 150) from a breviary, 12th century, German, ? scribal waste; (later?) parchment title-label at upper centre of front cover, with medieval ink lettering (cf. MS. Canon. Pat. Lat. 172). Spine stamped with 19th-century gilt lettering and later re-laid onto new reback leather, 20th century, Bodleian. 322-324 × c. 210 × c. 70 mm. (book closed).
Last Substantive Revision
2020-08-26: Binding description added.