Front: Low relief: “Album” and shallow incised Aesthetic Movement design of bird carrying ribbon, flowers, and upper right corner quarter sunburst.
Back: Shallow incised design of a ribbon, an urn & artist’s palette, and overall foliate pattern.
Spine: Shallow incised foliate design and a scroll.
Foredge: Deeply coved with pages defifned by parallel grooving.

Low relief incising very thin and seems to rely on white of exposed marble for contrast.

  • Dateca. 1880
  • MediumMarble, mottled grey
  • Dimensions (inches)9 1/2 x 8 x 2