Holy Bible

Item date: 1726
Grant Value: 500
Item cost: 14,500
Item date acquired: 2002
Item institution: National Library of Scotland
Town/City: Edinburgh

A magnificent example of a Scottish herring-bone binding, in fine condition. A great variety of binding tools were used on the binding: stars, flowers, rounders, leaves and spear-heads, including some tools not traced elsewhere. Illustrated at p.20 of AR