Venice, Italy, Sept. 1, 1506.
16th-century olive-brown morocco over pasteboard, gold-tooled with arabesque and knotwork tools, punch-dotting in red and gold, remains of 4 pairs of yellow and blue sash ties, gilt edges.
Purchased on the Fellows Fund, with the special assistance of Miss Julia P. Wightman, 1977.
28 leaves (1 column, 25 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 245 x 175 mm
Carlo Galli; Bernard Breslauer.
Ms. dogale issued by Leonardo Loredan, doge of Venice, appointing Pietro Marcello capitano of the fortress of Candia, Crete, Sept. 1, 1506; written and illuminated in Venice in 1506.
Decoration: 1 illuminated border with arms.