MISSAL for the use of SALZBURG. Illuminated manuscript on vellum, Augsburg or Salzburg, c 1480.
398 x 289 mm, 273 leaves. One full-page miniature (opening of the Canon of the Mass), 17 decorated bordures, 9 historiated initials (c. 75 x 75 mm) and 7 ornated initials on burnished gold ground with punchwork and tooling, with extensive partial borders of leafwork in colors, numerous filigree-initials in colours throughout.
Magnificent de luxe illuminated Missal produced in a Salzburg or Augsburg workshop. Original decorated binding with gilt title «Missale salzbugense» on front-cover.