After we research artifacts and relics, we endeavor to share those items with you through printed articles, blog posts, lectures, workshops, and digital exhibits. Please browse, enjoy, and be sure to check back when we add new exhibits.
Held in the Hand: Embroidered Book Bindings
Intimate and personal, embroidered book bindings were relatively common items in the seventeenth century and reflect a personal piety common during the rise of Protestantism. Take a tour of some beautiful little books and learn a bit more about them, the women who made them, and what they meant.