Antique 19th Century French Cast Iron Book Press

GBP 1,200.00

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Object Description

Antique 19th Century French Cast Iron Book Press
French, 19th Century
Dimensions: Height 48cm, width 37cm, depth 32cm

Crafted from strong cast iron, this beautiful piece is a book press, used in the binding process of making books. Made in 19th Century France, the present piece features moulded foliate detailing to the shoulders of the press, with a fine screw and lever mechanism.

The piece can be utilised as a functioning book press or as a decorative item in a book-lover’s home library or study.

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