ALBUM 1883


Front: Compound cross within two rectangular frames each decorated with drilled holes; all in medium relief.
Back: Medium relief decorative, scrolled design set within same rectangular frames as on front.
Spine: Deeply incised: “ALBUM / 1883.” carved into two central bands. Total of six raised bands.
Foredge: Prominent carved lock bar. All page edges deeply coved without page definition.

Massive book. Drilled holes decoration unusual.

  • Date1883
  • MediumMarble, pale grey
  • Dimensions (inches)5 5/8 x 6 x 3 1/8