Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, MS Cappella Giulia XII 2 (olim C.48)

Provenance: Copied in Rome, for use by Cappella Giulia


1599, Rome, Italy
red leather over wood
Decoration: blind tooled and stamped, large metal bosses in centre, bosses around outer edges of the boards, massive metal corners with bosses
no edges
Endpapers: front and rear: 1, presumably originally with pastedown (now separate)
Bound in 1599. Original collation of quires (made of single leaves in-plano) possibly disturbed, and leaves heavily trimmed