Samota
Book Gallery
Antiquarian Bookshop
Brno
Object of the Month
EN
April 2021
TORSO OF NOTEBOOK.
Binding: Wooden boards covered with leather, four bands, blind stamping, brass bosses, metal clasps, preserved lower lining, rest of upper lining, original endpapers, remnants of original sewing and paper. From this a conclusion was drawn that it was notebook from which missing part had been torn.
Approximate size: 240 x 210 x 35 mm. All parts are original, without modifications or restoration.
Book block: 18 sheets. Old age of paper is determined to for 16th century (see fig. 3). Visible part of filigree on all sheets: Eagle head, wing, claw and initial M (see fig. 4). Book binding processing corresponds to sixteenth century.
Price: 8000,- CZK