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Binding, Leiden (?), c. 1600

year: [1600]

type: boekband
detail: nee
dimensions: 20,8 x 14,5 x 4,4 cm.
related terms: boekbanden perkament goudstempeling
period: 17e eeuw
F: Bindkunst

contents: Gold-tooled white vellum binding, with the coat of arms of Prince Maurice in the centre. Dutch binders in the early 17th century had a preference for this kind of rather sturdy vellum bindings which were mainly decorated with block panels. This book is a dedicatory copy for Prince Maurice.

source: Sems, J. en Dou, J.P. - Practijck des lantmetens. - Leiden: Jan Bouwensz., 1600 en Sems, J. en Dou, J.P. - Van het gebruyck der geometrijsche instrumenten. - Leiden: Jan Bouwensz., 1600
available in: Koninklijke Bibliotheek, Den Haag 145 D 19

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