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Bible - Swearing in Bible 1840s

From the Collection of Supreme Court of Victoria Library 210 William Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
Black leather embossed bible.
Size
12 cm x 18 cm
Object Registration
019
Keywords
bible, witnesses
Historical information
This bible, similar to so many other 19th Century bibles, was used in the Supreme Court throughout the 19th Century for the swearing in of witnesses.
When Made
mid 19th Century
Significance
The bible is an important link and artefact of the Court's early years.
Inscriptions & Markings
The Supreme Court of New South Wales, Office of the Supreme Court, Melbourne. 1847, plus some other dates, plus signatures.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM