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1298David Bryce - Miniature bible chained to lectern

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  • thutmosison
    Apr 30, 2008
      Just listed at ebay 290226242599 - Auction ends May-04-08 15:33:35 PDT -
      David Bryce and Son 1911 - Glasgow, Scotland - Miniature bible book
      (1 3/4" x 1 1/4"). 876p. Bound in dark brown blind stamped calf
      imitating a 16th century binding. With magnifying glass wrapped in
      leather which is located in small pocket inside rear cover of bible. A
      fine copy. Covers feature embossed designs and gilt spine titles. Bible
      chained with metal links to a 5 1/2" tall wooden WOOD lectern or stand
      for displaying the bible or storing it on the lower shelf below.
      Original Paper Label on bottom of lectern explains " Chaining of a
      single book in churches" - if you have this great item or are not
      interested I really would appreciate it if you would forward this
      listing to other miniature book or bible collectors. THANKS