A Collectare of some Italian diocese, Written in the 12th century in North Italy
A Collectare of some Italian diocese ('archipresbyter', fol. 16v, etc.), with some hymns, lections, etc. The Propria de Tempore and Sanctorum are in one series, but wanting all before Quinquagesima: the Commune Sanctorum begins on fol. 65, but is imperf. at end. Leaves are also lost after fols. 6, 9, 23. There is musical notation, usually on one red line.
- Creation: Written in the 12th century in North Italy
Language of Materials
MS. Canon. Liturg. 320
Other Finding Aids
Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. IV, no. 19409
The expression in the collect connected with Stt. Nazarius and Celsus (fol. 52v), 'populus tuus qui sub tantis sanctorum martyrum tuorum ... patrocini[i]s sunt constituti', may point to the neighbourhood of Milan.
- See Frere's Bibl. Mus.-Liturg. , p. 19.
On parchment, imperfect
9 1/4 × 6 1/4 in.