Antique Dutch Bible, 19th century, silver clasp
A beautiful antique Dutch Bible. Black cloth binding with a pretty silver clasp which clicks shut to hold the bible closed, chased and engraved in an Art Nouveau style. The covers show a little wear with bumped corners and some scuffs, strong binding. Inside is in nice condition with age commensurate wear, a brown spot mark to the front paste down and end paper, overall page tanning. It is a slender shape but deep.
The silver clasp has a little tarnish inside and out, it is marked inside with a makers mark or date code which is rubbed and has the Dutch lion passant with a 2 underneath indicating a finesse of 833. Approx 5.5" length, 3" width and 1.25. The item "Antique Dutch Bible, 19th century, silver clasp" is in sale since Friday, October 4, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectables\Religion & Spirituality\Christianity\Bibles & Books". The seller is "stolenatticuk" and is located in Notts. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Netherlands
- Item: Bibles/ Books
- Religion/ Spirituality: Christianity
- Type: Bible