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Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley, Bancroft Library,  BANC MS UCB 150
Description:Heller Hours ff. iv + 265 (ff. i, 265 former pastedowns) - Blind stamped calf, 15th century, decorated with a panel of the Annunciation and signed with the letters WC as used by William Caxton and Wynken de Worde. Fore edge clasp with missing strap, clsoing from bottom to top. - Geneological notes of the Morton family (1507-92); birth notice of Margaret Ludlow (1592); sale of Revd. Lord Byron, Sotheby's (1 July 1935, lot 327) to Maggs; gift of the Heller family to TBL UC Berkeley (1988). Formerly 2MS BX2080 S2 1440z.
Notes:-Unidentified coat of arms, f. 10.
Acknowledgments: - Information for this description provided by C. W. Dutschke.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 31
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/BANCMSUCB150_1
Language: Latin Country: England Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-265
Description: - Parchment - 128 x 88 mm - 16 long lines ruled in pale red ink.
Country: EnglandCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVmedSearchable Date Range: 1440 - 1460
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Gothic.
Figurative Decoration: 27 full-page miniatures within arched frames of burnished gold and full borders.
Other Decoration: Major initials facing miniatures on burnished gold grounds with full borders; 2-line initials in burnished gold with floral sprays; 1-line initials within text in gold alternating with blue; jig-saw line fillers.
Notes: Miniatures mainly on inserted singletons, 5 (?) missing.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-260
Title: Text
Title: Book of Hours, Sarum use
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Birth notices of the Morton family, ff. 260-61; ff. 261v-265 blank except for a 16th century price. 
Status of text: Several quires lack leaves.
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Binding   Front cover with blind stamp of the Annunciation.

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Binding   Back cover with "WC" (William Caxton) stamp.

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f. 1r   Morton family record.

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ff. 9v-10   Miniature: Annunciation; coat of arms.

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f. 19v   Miniature: Betrayal.

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f. 39v   Miniature: Christ before Pilate.

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f. 44v   Miniature: Road to Calvary.

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f. 48v   Miniature: Christ nailed to the cross.

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f. 52v   Miniature: Crucifixion.

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f. 56v   Miniature: Deposition from the cross.

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f. 59v   Miniature: Entombment; protective silk sewn to leaf.

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f. 138v   Miniature: Christ in judgment.

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f. 100v   Miniature: Veronica holding veil..

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f. 103v   Miniature: Funeral service in a church.

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f. 104r   Border decoration.

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f. 138v   Miniature: Angels carrying soul to God.

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f. 157v   Miniature: Agony in the garden.

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f. 176v   Miniature: St. Jerome in his study.

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f. 232v   Miniature: St. Margaret.

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f. 234v   Miniature: St. Catherine of Alexandria.

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ff. 236v-237   Miniature: St. Thomas of Canterbury, with text of his suffrage crossed out.

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f. 239v   Miniature: St. Michael archangel.

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f. 241v   Miniature: St. Osyth holding rock (?) and rosary.

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ff. 243v-244   Miniature: St. George, with leaves missing between present verso and facing recto (suffrage of St. Anne).

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f. 245v   Miniature: St. Dorothy.

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f. 247v   Miniature: St. Christopher.

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f. 249v   Miniature: St. Erasmus.

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f. 252v   Miniature: St. Anthony abbot.

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f. 254v   Miniature: St. Leonard.

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f. 256v   Miniature: St. Barbara.

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f. 258v   Miniature: St. Ursula.

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