Holy Bible


Front: “HOLY BIBLE” in relief in block letters on a stippled background. Lettering appears centered within a gothic arch above and below; Relief carved “hinge” at each of the four corners.
Rear: Relief carving of a cross on a stippled background and centered within the same gothic arch and “hinge” decoration as on front.
Spine: 3 incised bands.
Fore Edge: Slightly coved. Traces of black ink or paint along edge borders and traces of gold paint on fore edges.


  • Dateca. 1890
  • MediumWhite marble
  • Dimensions (inches)4 7/8 x 3 1/2 x 1 1/4