The Bible prior to restoration and repair.

Before repair, cover held with masking tape.

Detached front cover and spine.

Back board still attached - just.

The re-attached spine

Fully restored back cover.

Family Bible

Like many  Victorian Family Bibles this one was much loved but in need of some tlc to prolong its life.

New leather was used to create a new spine, with the original spine repaired and positioned on the new. Repairs were made to torn pages and new end papers fitted.