Front: Ripple carving above and below a center circle with petals inside. Ridged border.
Rear: Same as front.
Spine: “URTAS” and elaborate oval medallion similar to front and back with ripples above and below.
Foredge: “EMMAUS” incised into top (?) foredge.
Highly skilled, detailed carving, stylistically very different. American?
- Dateca. 1900
- MediumMarble (?), white with one gray vein
- Dimensions (inches)3 1/2 x 2 7/16 x 9/16