Belgium, perhaps Bruges or Valenciennes, ca. 1470.
Original 15th-century Flemish blind-stamped brown calf, 2 panels with scrolls containing eagles, over and beneath which the name IHESUS, in black morocco case lettered: Horae - XV siècle
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1907.
268 leaves (1 column, 16 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 100 x 70 mm
Executed for a member of the Sivry or Montiguy-St. Christophe family of Hainaut (arms on fol. 26v, burelé d'argent, et d'azur, the monogram SIVRY and arms of Sivry, Mastain, Waronie and Berlaimont on fol. 27, on fol. 244 the inscription: Loyal et Secret); Léon Gruel (catalogue, 1905, no. 14); purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) from Olschki in 1907; J.P. Morgan (1867-1943).