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Browse All : Outer border of two gilt single fillets with the area between them painted black. Within the panel is gold tooled intertwining strapwork, in a "Grolieresque" style, painted white and made to look old by flaking away of some pigment. In center of strapwork on upper cover, a small coat of arms painted blue with three gold fleurs-de-lis. On lower cover, a coat of arms with the Medici pawnbroker balls, painted red. Background a seri-16 of gold dots. Spine divided into seven compartments; center three gold tooled with interlaced letter C's; others decorated with gilt floral roll. Edges of boards gilt with line and hatched decoration. Edges gilt, gauffered in a strapwork pattern, and painted in orange, red, and slate blue; design includes a crowned letter "C."

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Front cover and spine, 227-140q.
Hagué, Louis, 1822 or 3...
227-140q
Front cover and spine, ...
A fake Catherine de Med...
 
Binder
Hagué, Louis, 1822 or 3-1891.
General Description
A fake Catherine de Medici binding by Louis Hague, ca. 1890. Brown sheepskin over millboards with gilt and painted strapwork decoration.
Image Caption
Front cover and spine, 227-140q.
Call Number
227-140q
Fore edge, 227-140q.
Hagué, Louis, 1822 or 3...
227-140q
Fore edge, 227-140q.
A fake Catherine de Med...
 
Binder
Hagué, Louis, 1822 or 3-1891.
General Description
A fake Catherine de Medici binding by Louis Hague, ca. 1890. Brown sheepskin over millboards with gilt and painted strapwork decoration.
Image Caption
Fore edge, 227-140q.
Call Number
227-140q
Top edge, 227-140q.
Hagué, Louis, 1822 or 3...
227-140q
Top edge, 227-140q.
A fake Catherine de Med...
 
Binder
Hagué, Louis, 1822 or 3-1891.
General Description
A fake Catherine de Medici binding by Louis Hague, ca. 1890. Brown sheepskin over millboards with gilt and painted strapwork decoration.
Image Caption
Top edge, 227-140q.
Call Number
227-140q
Back cover, 227-140q.
Hagué, Louis, 1822 or 3...
227-140q
Back cover, 227-140q.
A fake Catherine de Med...
 
Binder
Hagué, Louis, 1822 or 3-1891.
General Description
A fake Catherine de Medici binding by Louis Hague, ca. 1890. Brown sheepskin over millboards with gilt and painted strapwork decoration.
Image Caption
Back cover, 227-140q.
Call Number
227-140q
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