1800s HAND TOOLED & PAINTED ITALIAN LEATHER BOOK COVER


1800s HAND TOOLED & PAINTED ITALIAN LEATHER BOOK COVER

PLEASE READ ENTIRE DESCRIPTION INCLUDING PAYMENT INSTRUCTIONS BELOW BEFORE BIDDING! ALL ITEMS ARE VINTAGE/USED AND SOLD AS IS WITH ALL FAULTS AND DEFECTS! T ARE NO REFUNDS!!! THANKS FOR LOOKING!

WELCOME TO OUR SHORT 5 DAY AUCTION FOR THIS VERY AWESOME VINTAGE HAND TOOLED AND PAINTED LEATHER BOOK COVER MARKED "MADE IN ITALY" FROM THE 1800'S. THIS THING IS TRULY A WORK OF LEATHER ART! IT HAS 12 DIFFERENT COATS OF ARMS ON THE FRONT THAT APPEAR TO BE HAND PAINT AS I AM CERTAIN THE LEATHER WORK WAS HAND DONE AS WELL. ITS VERY OLD. THE DECORATION DOES NOT STOP AT THE FRONT EITHER! THE BACK HAS A FANTASTIC ART NOUVEAU MOTIF AROUND THE EDGES, AND THE INSIDE OF EACH COVER (FRONT AND BACK) HAS THE SAME TYPE OF FLORAL DESIGN. OPEN IT MEASURES 13&15/16" AND IS 9.25" FROM TOP TO BOTTOM. T IS SOME EDGE WEAR ESPECIALLY AROUND THE SPINE AREA, BUT ITS NOTHING MAJOR AND ONLY ADDS TO THE CHARM OF THIS FINE ANTIQUE LEATHER BOOK COVER!!! ITS A GREAT ADDITION TO ANY COLLECTION!!!

TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR NO RESERVE AUCTION AND DON'T LET THIS ONE GET AWAY!

PAYMENT INSTRUCTIONS:

PLEASE INSTANT PAYMENT IS REQUIRED WITH INSTANT FUNDS AVAILABILITY, NO MAIL IN PAYMENTS PLEASE! PLEASE DON'T BID UNLESS YOU CAN PAY! THANKS FOR LOOKING!