The British Library - Database of Bookbindings - Full Image. Shelfmark c17a14. Nouum Testamentum, Date 1576, With the arms of Elizabeth I. Satin, Embroidered, with silver threads. (possible water color behind some of the embroidered motifs). More info at http://www.bl.uk/catalogues/bookbindings/LargeImage.aspx?RecordId=020-000001426=ImageId=40318=BL
52 Weeks of Fantastic Bindings, Week 52: an embroidered Bible presented by Charles I, on behalf of Queen Anne, to Sir Harry Wardlaw of Pitreavie
Wardlaw Bible (front cover) | Amsterdam | 1640 | velvet, silver & gold thread | St Andrew's University Library | Call #: BS170.C40 | Presented to Sir Henry Wardlaw of Pitreavie by King Charles I for his service to Queen Anne.