ANTIQUE DUTCH BIBLE ('STATENBIJBEL')/ church booklet with beautiful double filegrain processed SILVER booklocks made in Groningen, Holland, 1872. Bible printed in Amsterdam & haarlem in 1865. BEAUTIFUL BOOKBINDING OF BLACK CHAGRIN WITH SILVER ORNAMENTS IN RELIEF.. Dutch title : BIBLIA; dat is, the Gantsche Heilige Schrifture, vervattende alle de canonyke boecken des ouden ende des nieuwen Testaments...
Bible Company in Amsterdam & Haarlem , 1865. Wherein: The book of Psalms, next to the hymns, 1865; and: Catechism or Teaching in Christian Doctrine... In 8vo (15.5 x 9.5 x 6 cm). Contemporary, black leather binding, gold on cut. With open worked silver attachments, mutineers and clasps; engraved with floral and ornamental details.
Filegrain (silver wire work) is beautifully processed in the silver fittings. Maker's mark: Imen Harms Deelman, Groningen (1878-86). Inscriptions: "A K" and "1872" inside the two clasps.Some minor damage one of the clasps, hardly noticeable. Inside a few spots , otherwise fresh and clean Very fine and rare silver work. MORE DETAILED PICTURES CAN BE PROVIDED. The item "Old Dutch Bible, with beautiful double filegrain silver booklocks, 19th century" is in sale since Monday, December 14, 2020. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".
The seller is "tradetraveler65" and is located in Assendelft. This item can be shipped worldwide.