Front: Incised “Sybilla/Ruen” with dark bronze paint.
Rear: Blank. Both covers and spine polished.
Foredge: Coved, rough, with dark bronze paint.
Deep Gothic like letters. A woman’s name? 6/6/14: Leslie Koelsch discovered a Sybilla Ruen, b. 1843, d. 1896. Wife of William Ruen, farmer in Ottoville, Ohio. 1824-1/18/1916. Arrived in US in 1860 (from Bavaria), married Sybilla Fritche, 1876.
- Dateca. 1900
- MediumMarble, white
- Dimensions (inches)3 1/8 x 2 1/4 x 15/16