Incunabula,Medieval Printing,Bible,Deco.Handpt.Initial

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  • Item Category: Books, Paper & Magazines
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 17, 2010
  • Channel: Auction House

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Tuscany Books offers:

One rare example of medieval printing, a leaf from a fragment of a Latin Bible printed in Nuremberg by Anton Koberger ca.1500.

F. Goff, Incunabula in American Libraries lists the item from which this leaf came as number B 605. Please check out our other listings offered on ebay. We try to list new items every day and will gladly give a shipping discount on multiple purchases. Condition of leaf: On handmade paper with an indistinct water-mark. The leaf is in good condition with evidence of aging: soiling, staining or spotting, edge flaws, original paper flaws, etc.We will mention flaws that cannot be seen on the photograph.

Please note: Sometimes the light reflects oddly off the handpainted red initials; t is nothing wrong with the hand coloration.

Size of the leaf: ca.: 11.5" x 8" (290 mm x 200 mm)

Pictured: both sides of the leaf offered for sale. Thank you for visiting our site! Please check out our other offerings. Maybe you will find something else you like. As always, we will gladly give a shipping discount on multiple purchases. Since the post office charges essentially the same whether one sends one item or several, you can reduce the shipping charge per item if you buy more and have several sent at one time.

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