Front: Deeply inset but blank center rectangle, probably intended to contain a decorative element.
Rear: Deeply incised cross.
Spine: Three bands; top and bottom bands comprised of two incised lines, center band comprised of three sets of two incised lines each.
Foredge: Inset with striations representing pages.
From a collection assembled thirty years ago by Phyllis Baker, an antique dealer in Wilmington, Delaware.
- Dateca. 1900
- MediumMarble, white, veined
- Dimensions (inches)6 1/16 x 3 15/16 x 7/8