Antique Bible Box Protected valuable Bibles

I just discovered on Wikipedia that a Bible Box is known to be a “small container originally meant to store and/or use a Bible.”   Coooool!  It’s actually referring to an antique box, usually wooden, for protecting your Bible, which was usually a very expensive book.

Back in “the day” printed Bibles were expensive and owners looked after them by keeping them in wooden boxes which were often ornate in design. (more…)