This Leaf Bible with Coin Medallion showcases a handcarved and embossed leaf. A metal coin insets within the leaf. Therefore, the leaf serves as a protective framework for the medallion.
Copper sheeting became a cross by first cutting it to shape, Second, I aged it to form a patina finish. Third, it gets finely finished and sealed. Then insetting into the deep channel occurs. It gets both glued and wired into place. Therefore it will be secure and permanent.
Initials emboss under the smooth black leather in the lower righthand corner. Five faux binding cords accent the spine for a classic look.
Handstitched headbands stitch directly into the spine ends. They comprise of leather cords wrapped with green and black threads to protect the spine edges. Five ribbons attach to the upper spine as pagemarkers.
A double layer of 55 pound tensile strength fabric reinforces the hinges to ensure strength and heirloom quality. In addition, archival permanently flexible glue safeguards the book for a lifetime of durability.
The interior of the Leaf Bible with Coin Medallion is lined with green handmade paper. Permanently flexible bookbinding glue assures lasting durability.
The Bible includes additional pages with both text and photographs. Subsequently, they were formatted, printed, cut to size, and sewn onto the front of the Bible before the covers were made.
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