There are several leaves missing and cropped. The surviving ones have
been misbound and do not represent the original order. Fol. 11 is loose and should
come before fol. 2, which is misplaced. Fol. 14 is also misplaced as it contains a
continuation of the text on fol. 33. Fols. 9 and 10, and 22 and 23 have been
pasted together in the gutter.
One column with vertical bounding lines; 8 lines of notation, 30
lines of text.
One main hand writing a cursive of
or saec. XVI
Quadratic notation on black four-line staves.
Simple pen-drawn initials in black; often even these have been left unexecuted.
Tacketed quires without covers.
The manuscript is part of a Latin
, probably written in the
half of saec. XV or first half of saec. XVI
. The presence of a sequence for St
suggest a Nordic origin. The manuscript has lost several leaves and some of the
surviving ones have been placed in an incorrect order.
The manuscript stems from the collections of the
Finnish Society of Church History
, which have been deposited at the
National Archives of Finland
The envelope in which it is kept contains a slip with the note that it was a
that had perhaps been made by the Finnish scholar and antiquary,