74 x 47 mm. Blank book of approximately 75 leaves. 19th-century embroidered binding over paper boards, patterned cream silk, the covers with outer border of gold thread and small metal discs, at center a large flower of rose, green and gold threads, smooth spine with three smaller flowers of similar design accented with discs, gilt and gauffered edges with a diamond seme enclosing a repeated oak leaf tool. Slight darkening to the silk base, and with a few of the smaller accents lightly worn, small split to silk at base of rear joint, but generally very attractive. Item #408493
A lovely miniature embroidered binding.