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> 1870 antique BOMBERGER FAMILY BIBLE lebanon cty pa
post Jan 7 2013, 09:47 AM
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From: Lilburn, GA
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item is a buy it now for 275.00 seller is antique.cottage

Antique lot of items from Mr. Levi Bomberger and Cassie Bomberger (Strieder) of Lebanon, Lebanon Cty, Pennsylvania including:

Family Holy Bible dated 1870 with family information written in gilted calligraphy including info on Levi and Cassie born 1855 and 1859 respectively, married at Annville, PA in November, 1881 by Reverend John Stamm and witnessed by Mary Ann Stamm. Also includes childrens information- Harry S. Bomberger of Cornwall, Lebanon Cty, PA born 1883 and Allen Bomberger born 1887.
Fabric bookmark of satin? that has hand drawing of Jesus and says Thy Will Be Done,measures approx. 2 1/2 x 9 1/2".
Small 4 page pamphlet in German called The Teacher. Was Fine Christin Thun Kanu. No. 165. Measures approx. 4 1/2 x 7 1/4".
Bible published by William W. Harding, Philadelphia, PA. 1870. Measures approx 9 1/2 x 11 1/2 x 2 1/2".

Bible and other items have antique wear and discoloration. Front and back tooled leather covers have detached but are included. Several back end pages have detached, have wear and tearing due to fragility. Front title and front end pages also detached and fragile. pages also have foxing, discoloration and edges are fragile with some breakage on edges, mostly on front and back end pages. Leather cover has wear especially around edges and at spine, with some spine leather msising.

Caligraphy geneology information is very cool and in good condition.

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