Qeddasé - The Liturgy [18th century]

MS NO. 11 112f. Liturgy The bookblock- dirty, mainly on the lower margins of the folios in the first few quires. The edges of all folios are yellowish and brittle, mainly as an effect of high air temperature. The glass-like layer, as an effect of gelatinization process of the parchment, can also be observed. Additionally, a brown large stains, visible on the margins of some folios, are the effect of material deterioration caused by improper processes of parchment production. The binding- in quite good condition. There are some tears and small losses of the leather on the edges of the boards, at its corners and mainly in the joints, especially in the head and the tail of the book.