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Embossed leather bound Bible with gold tooling and engraved brass mounts with black and white plates, dated 1878.

Sold Price: Embossed leather bound Bible with gold tooling and engraved brass mounts with black and white plates, dated 1878, 11

Embossed leather bound Bible with gold tooling and engraved brass mounts with black and white plates, dated 1878, 11" wide, 13.5" high

Embroidered binding: English, ca. 1652 on: The Holy Bible containing the Old Testament and the New London: Printed by the Companie of Stationers, 1650 - via The Morgan Library & Museum

The Holy Bible ...

The Holy Bible ..., , London : Printed by the Companie of Stationers, 1650., England London., PML 2095.1

Gospel Book aka Small Bernward Gospel -- Last 1/3, 9th Century -- Front Cover: 2nd Half, 12th Century -- Northeast French & German -- Opaque gold pain, gold & silver on parchment; Binding & front cover: Leather, copper worked in vernis brun; gilded copper, rock crystal, paint on parchment under horn on oak. Byzantine ivory plaque -- Mepotrolitan Museum of ArtThis artwork is part of Medieval Treasures from Hildesheim at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Gospel Book (so-called Small Bernward Gospel) | Northeast French and German (Hildesheim) | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Gospel Book aka Small Bernward Gospel -- Last 1/3, 9th Century -- Front Cover: 2nd Half, 12th Century -- Northeast French & German -- Opaque gold pain, gold & silver on parchment; Binding & front cover: Leather, copper worked in vernis brun; gilded copper, rock crystal, paint on parchment under horn on oak. Byzantine ivory plaque -- Mepotrolitan Museum of ArtThis artwork is part of Medieval Treasures from Hildesheim at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Алатырская епархия

Алатырская епархия

Алатырская епархия

Halloween Folk Art by Melissa Valeriote: Flea Market Finds

Flea Market Finds

I'm always on the look out for weekend antiquing adventures. So when I read about Benicia's Annual Peddler's Fair I marked my calendar, cleared my schedule and went to bed early like a child on Christmas Eve. The white tented outdoor vendors lined the streets for blocks in this charming small-town waterside community. I was happy to have stumbled upon this delightful antique treasure trove filled with collectors and flea marketeers. I look forward to my next visit.

This one clearly has had some fingerprint on it...actually reading the Word...love that!Best

Holy Bible

Holy Bible The holy bible 30 cm X 25 cm.White génoise with chocolate buttercream the brown leather effect is done with...

Gospel Book, Original treasure binding, Walters Manuscript W.540, Upper board outside | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Gospel Book, Original treasure binding, Walters Manuscript W.540, Upper board outside

Upper and lower boards made of wood and covered with goatskin, with a rectangular goatskin flap attached to the lower board to protect the fore-edge; two silver plaques have been attached to the upper and lower boards and are joined across the spine through use of 3 sets of 5 silver chains; upper-board silver plaque depicts the Adoration of the Magi in a central, rectangular field, with the figures and decorative elements in repoussé and gilded, with carefully incised details and blue…

An extremely rare RENAISSANCE illuminated manuscript, the PRAYER  BOOK of Queen Claude de France (1499–1524) was created around the time of her coronation in 1517...  The tiny, jewel-like book, measuring just 2 ¾ x 2", is richly illustrated with 132 scenes from the lives of Christ, the Virgin Mary, the apostles, and numerous saints. The work was created by an artist known as the Master of Claude de France. Every page fully viewable online! Gorgeous!

The Prayer Book of Claude de France

An extremely rare RENAISSANCE illuminated manuscript, the PRAYER BOOK of Queen Claude de France (1499–1524) was created around the time of her coronation in 1517... The tiny, jewel-like book, measuring just 2 ¾ x 2", is richly illustrated with 132 scenes from the lives of Christ, the Virgin Mary, the apostles, and numerous saints. The work was created by an artist known as the Master of Claude de France. Every page fully viewable online! Gorgeous!

* GOD's WORD *      John 3:16 For GOD so loved the world, that HE gave HIS only begotten SON, that whosoever believeth in HIM should not perish, but have everlasting life.

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* GOD's WORD * John 3:16 For GOD so loved the world, that HE gave HIS only begotten SON, that whosoever believeth in HIM should not perish, but have everlasting life.

Date:     17th century Culture:     Flemish Medium:     Silk, metal thread and pearls on silk Dimensions:     H. 13 1/4 x W. 10 1/4 inches (33.7 x 26 cm) Classification:     Textiles Credit Line:     Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964 Accession Number:     64.101.1391  This artwork is not on display

Embroidered picture | Flemish | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Date: 17th century Culture: Flemish Medium: Silk, metal thread and pearls on silk Dimensions: H. 13 1/4 x W. 10 1/4 inches (33.7 x 26 cm) Classification: Textiles Credit Line: Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964 Accession Number: 64.101.1391 This artwork is not on display

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