Antique 1778 Dutch Leather BIBLE with Silver Clasp and Mountings THE NEW TESTAMENT het nieuwe testament ofte alle boecken des nieuwen verbonds onzes heeren jesu christi (the new testament or all books of the new covenant of our lord Jesus Christ). This small bible measures 5 1/2 by 3 1/4 inches and has over 1,000 pages.It is in excellent condition for being 242 years old. It is written entirely in Dutch. There is wear on the black leather covers and on the lower spine edge. It is missing one of the silver clasps but has all silver mountings still attached to the covers. Overall, the interior is clean.
The pages have gilt edges all around. Some of the pages have light foxing.However, they are free from writings, marks or stains and are secure to the binding. This is a truly rare bible and in superb condition. The item "Antique 1778 Dutch Leather BIBLE with Silver Clasp THE NEW TESTAMENT Dordrecht" is in sale since Tuesday, October 13, 2020. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "pyls4dc0" and is located in Walworth, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.