Ms. antiphonary, temporale only, for Cistercian use; written and illuminated in France or Germany, about 1200.
Collation: I8, II8-XX8, XXI5.
Temporale from Advent through the Sundays after Pentecost; an early example of the Bernard revision.
Decoration: written in brown ink; some pricking in gutter; 5 historiated initials with tinted drawings, 21 smaller decorated initials in red, yellow, blue, and green, one of which is unfinished; numerous penwork initials.
The illumination of M.966 is unfinished. 1 smaller decorated initial on fol. 75v has not been completed.
Musical notation: 1 column, 10 staves of 4 red lines with square notation and 10 lines of text.
Scribe: several scribes.