England, possibly London, late 13th century.
Was in brown morocco by Bedford; rebound in the 19th century in oak boards backed with pigskin by Douglas Cockerell at the Doves Press, London; enclosed in maroon morocco case lettered: The Windmill Psalter - English Ms. on vellum, c. 1280.
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1902.
167 leaves (1 column, 19 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 320 x 215 mm
Bought ca. 1860 by H.H. Gibbs, 1st Baron Aldenham; sold (July 6, 1896) to William Morris; Richard Bennett (purchased from Morris's estate, 1897); Catalogue of manuscripts and early printed books from the libraries of William Morris, Richard Bennett, Bertram, fourth Earl of Ashburnham, and other sources, no. 19; purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) with the Bennett Collection in 1902; J.P. Morgan (1867-1943).