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Book With Embroidered Cover, Biblia, 1628

This is a Book with embroidered cover. It was printed by Paulus Aertsz van Ravesteyn. It is dated 1628 and we acquired it in 1983. Its medium is paper, silk, metal, pearls and its technique is embroidered. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Elizabeth M. Riley.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 18 x 11.5 x 5.7 cm (7 1/16 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Book With Embroidered Cover, Biblia, 1628; Printed by Paulus Aertsz van Ravesteyn (Netherlandish, 1609 - 1655); Netherlands; paper, silk, metal, pearls; H x W x D: 18 x 11.5 x 5.7 cm (7 1/16 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/4 in.); 1983-86-1

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