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Horae: ad usum Romanum [Book of hours. Latin]: PB 30-2020

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Horae: ad usum Romanum [Book of hours. Latin]


Author: Catholic church
Printer: Pigouchet, Philippe



100] leaves : ill, woodcuts ; 16cm (8vo).
Red & blue decorative initials.
Wanting b1, b8, c1 & c8; a2 damaged.
Binding: 16th century(?) calf, blind stamped; raised bands; clasps removed; boxed.


History note: Provenance: presented by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam October 1946 (label). Pietro e Giuseppe Vallardi (bookseller's label) & bookseller's code on front paste-down e.p. With cutting from bookseller's cat. With two ms. letters from Sydney Cockerell, one addressed to Winter.

Place(s) associated

  • Paris

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1946-10) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Production date: AD 1491-02-21

Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 30-2020
Primary reference Number: 240306
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 4 March 2020 Updated: Friday 11 March 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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