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Beautiful French cast iron book press . This highly decorative iron “Presse a Relier” features foliate and beaded decor, the top is connected to the manual screw controlled by a wide top handle also beautifully decorated. The top plate features red painted banding. It is black with a rich bronze patinated painted finish. This wonderful accessory would look perfect in a study, library or den! Originally this device was used to press book sheets together before binding. It is in full working order and would also make a great flower press.

Circa: 19th Century

Origin: France

Condition: In excellent condition with wear consistent with age and use.

Dimensions: 35.5cm h x 38cm w x 32cm d

Ref: 4572

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