Umbria, Italy, 1300-1323.
14th-century brown calf over wooden boards, blind-tooled with a central cross and border of ornamental stamps, two leather thongs with metal clasps, spine rebacked and upper corners repaired.
Gift of the Trustees of the William S. Glazier Collection, 1984.
363 leaves (2 columns, 30 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 232 x 165 mm
Camaldolese Monastery of Fonte Avellana, Umbria (Ms. 13 bis); purchased shortly before Dec. 1962 from H.P. Kraus, New York for William S. Glazier (1907-1962), New York; deposited in the Pierpont Morgan Library by the Trustees of the William S. Glazier Collection in 1963.
Breviary for the use of the Hermits of the Holy Cross of Fonte Avellana; written and illuminated in Umbria, Italy, possibly at Fonte Avellana, 1300-1323.
Decoration: 26 historiated initials.