Ms. book of hours, use of Rome (Hours of the Virgin); written and illuminated in Bruges, Belgium, 1470-1475.
Texts: Fols. 3-14v - Calendar; fols. 15v-22v - Hours of the Holy Cross; fols. 23v-28v - Hours of the Holy Spirit; fols. 29v-93v - Hours of the Virgin; fols. 94v-102v - Hours of the Virgin for Advent; 103v-123v - Penitential Psalms and Litany; fols. 124v-165v - Office of the Dead; fols. 166v-182 - Psalter of St. Jerome.
Decoration: 17 full-page miniatures with full borders, 17 large illuminated initials with full borders.
Artist: early work by the Master of Edward IV.
Binding: 18th-century brown morocco, gold-tooled, gilt edges, in tan pigskin box labeled: Horae Beatae Virginis Mariae 16 cent, signed JPW 1941.