Home Conditions Contact

Binding in Ivory

Author:
Category: Website reference service

 
 
A small, late 19th century ivory binding containing a religious almanac with a chromolithographed frontispiece, heightened in gold. On the front board there is a charming carving in the form of a cameo.

The sizes of the binding:

Font board : 91 x 57 mm
Back board: 92 x 59 mm
Spine          : 92 x 16 mm

The three elements have been affixed to a basic cloth binding and can be kept closed with an ivory clasp.


Click on a picture to enlarge.


 


 

 

  Back      Print
©2017 Iskandar Books
Serviced by eeZZy EeZZy Website vs. 5.9.1  ©2002-2017 FRIZZBEE Web Services