Bruges, Belgium, ca. 1480.
19th-century tan pigskin stamped with interlocking Y's in the four corners of the central panel; oxydized silver clasps with double Y hinges; bound for Nicolas Yemeniz by Trautz-Bauzonnet (Georges Trautz); lettered: Officium B. Mariae Virginis; in brown half-morocco case.
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1912.
124 leaves (1 column, 17 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 170 x 122 mm
Nicolas Yemeniz (his sale, Paris, 1867, no. 71) to Ambroise Firmin-Didot; his sale (Paris, 1879, no. 27) to Labitte; Robert Hoe Collection (catalogue, 1909, p. 105); his sale (New York, Anderson Galleries, 1912, II, no. 2465) to Quaritch; purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) from Léon Gruel in 1912; J.P. Morgan (1867-1943).