Bible - Bound in red morocco with broad silver mounts and clasps - 1770

Description
Bible - Bound in red morocco with broad silver mounts and clasps - 1770
Bindings, Religion - Quantity: 1 - Book

French-language Bible with Psalms for the Walloon Church of the Netherlands. With three silver edges and double clasps.

SPECIFICATIONS: La Sainte Bible; Qui contient Le Vieux et le Nouveau Testament. A Amsterdam, Chez Z. Chatelain & fils, Arkstee & Merkus, Marc Michel Rey, 1770. With: Les Pseaumes de David, mis en vers François, Revus & approuvez par le Synode Walon des Provinces-Unies, 1770 […].

DESCRIPTION: 8vo (16 × 10 × 6.5 cm); red morocco-leather, gilt lines on the spine and boards, gilt edges (slightly chased). With three edges in floral motifs. Openwork silver hinge plates, catches and clasps. Clasps: Maker's mark: Willem Roelfsema, Winsum (1830-1859). Edges: Perhaps Gebr. J. & D. Veenstra, Leeuwarden (1841-1871). Inscriptions on bottom clasp: ‘A: Kip’ and ‘1851’.

CONDITION: Beautiful Bible in excellent condition! Boards of binding slightly rubbed and a few minor imperfections. Personal rating: 9.5/10

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Bindings, Religion
Author/ Illustrator
Bible
Book Title
Bound in red morocco with broad silver mounts and clasps
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1770
Edition
Reprint
Language
French
Original language
No
Publisher
Amsterdam, Chez Z. Chatelain & fils, Arkstee & Merkus, Marc Michel Rey
Binding/ Material
Leather
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