The patina of this Book Box is soft and worn. The box is hinged with a old piece of canvas adhered to the top and bottom. The spine appears to be one piece of wood that has been carved to give the illusion of a book. The box measures 9 1/2 inches long. Measures 6 inches wide and the depth is 2 1/2 inches.
The actual measurements of the area for the book measures 8 1/4 by 5 inches. Primitive collectors this is a beauty please look closely at the pictures. The item "Rare Antique Book Box Maine ca 1840 hold a bible soft wood orig nails canvas" is in sale since Thursday, December 14, 2017.This item is in the category "Antiques\Primitives". The seller is "inbetweentherafters" and is located in Ellsworth, Maine.
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