1975 MINT Franklin Sterling Silver family Bible with illustrations, extensive blank family pages and original storage box
Size: 11.5 x 9 x 3"
Publisher: The Franklin Mint,
Franklin Center, Pennsylvania
FRANKLIN MINT (King James Version) FAMILY BIBLE
SCULPTURED SOLID STERLING SILVER COVER
FEATURES 40 PLATE ILLUSTRATIONS PRINTED IN FRANCE FROM THE QUEEN MARY PSALTER
The Queen Mary Psalter, a priceless fourteenth century manuscript is housed in the British Library in London, England. This limited edition is the first time these works of art have ever appeared in any printed Bible.
This deluxe limited edition Bible was limited to mintage of only 3441 Bibles.
This is an actual printed Bible, with an ornate sculptured Sterling Silver cover that contains over 1 pound of silver. It has silk moiré endpapers, a built in silk bookmark, a custom-crafted case for storage and display which opens on one end for easy access to grasp the Bible. It measures 11.5" x 9".
This Franklin Family Bible features extensive "Family History Pages", including pages for husband, wife, children, grandchildren, grandparents, etc., which are all like new and original condition without any personalization. Also includes a number of information sections, like 'the early manuscripts of the Bible'; 'Inspiration and Authority of Scripture'; 'Chronology of the Bible'; '4000 questions and answers'; an encyclopedic index (concordance) and many more tables, overviews and so forth. There is a one page dedication with the name of the original buyer.
This Franklin Family Mint Bible is in close to EXCELLENT condition. The
Sterling Silver cover has a few small blemishes. The storage
case - with velvet protection cloth for the Bible -has some wear,
but is fully functional. Lacks the Holy Matrimony page. Complete in every