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Shelfmark Davis633
Held By BL
Country Germany
Period 17c
Cover Material Parchment (may include vellum)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold; Painted; Pierced parchment or vellum
Style Peasant, floral, coloured vellum; Centre and cornerpiece made of small tools
Edges Gilt, gauffered and painted
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Title Psalmi Davidis metrorythmici
Place of Publication Frankfort
Date of Publication 1612
References
Notes Thin wooden boards. Sotheby's tentaively attributed this binding to Hans Bapest of Erfurt who worked in Schmalkaden. Flat spine is tooled in gold and pierced to reveal coloured silks.
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