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Antique Hollow Book Safe

Antique Hollow Book Safe

Regular price $125.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $125.00 USD
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At one time, antique leatherbound books hollowed out for use as a safe box or stash box were common tourist souvenirs in France. Today, they are harder to find. Though this book is from the 18th century, it was made into a box in the early 20th century. I especially love the marbled paper inside. Refer to photos for size and condition- Overall good with some wear to the hinge & to the leather. Displays beautifully and will definitely fool your guests. An excellent gift for the “dark academia” enthusiast in your life.

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