A Dutch Bible (New Testament with Psalms and Hymns) published in 1875 by the Dutch Bible Company in Amsterdam with a Dutch silver clasp lock in Biedermeier style.
The silver lock is in beautiful condition. The fastening and closure are completely fine. Marked with maker’s mark (unclear), Minerva head, lion passant and year mark of 1881.
In the lock is the inscription 'H.D.P.V. 1892'
Bible is in nice condition, some wear along the edges of the cover and the band is somewhat torn but the binding is still fine.
Dimensions 15.5 x 9 x 5 cm, the lock is a total of 11 cm wide and 4 cm high.
Will be properly packaged and shipped by registered mail.
- Bible with Dutch silver lock in Biedermeier style
- .835 silver
- Estimated Period
- Late 19th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes