Antique German Floral Beadwork and Gilt Leather Notebook circa 1850 NEVER USED
Offered for sale is this original mid 19th century German leather notebook with beadwork on linen background decoration. The notebook comes with its original graphite pencil that fits into loops to hold it closed. The spine says "Notizbuch" (notebook). The interior has fancy endpapers with gold trim and pockets to hold papers, the interior alternates blank paper pages with stiffer boards. There is no maker's mark.
The notebook is 6 1/4 inches tall by 4 5/8 inches wide by 1/2 inch think.
It weighs 5 oz (shipping weight under 1 lbs).
Condition: Excellent. All beadwork is present. No stains. Never used. There is one small spot (about 3/4 by 1/4 inch) spot on an interior green page where it stuck to another page and lost some color. Otherwise fine. Please see the detail photos.