Yesterday's Bookends - part II

Victorian English Jacobean Revival Rosewood Bookslide with Pierced, Riveted Mountings (LEO Design)

Here's another Victorian English folding book slide, made in the 1870's - 1890's.  Heavy rosewood is decorated with hand-pierced brass mountings which are riveted to the wood.  Like yesterday's posting, this one has a Jacobean Revival aesthetic.  It will slide open to hold from about eight to a dozen books.  A perfect way to honor your special collection or to keep-handy your most-used reference books.  Click on the photo above to learn more about it. And visit our website to see our collection of "Handsome Gifts"—many of them newly-acquired.


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