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1:3 Scale Plantin-Moretus Press Replica

Step back in time to the Renaissance era with this exquisite replica of the famous Plantin-Moretus Press, a masterpiece of printing history. Crafted to the finest detail by a Virginia artisan, this replica embodies the essence of the original 16th-century printing press used by the legendary printer Christophe Plantin.

Christophe Plantin, a renowned French book printer and publisher, established the iconic Plantin Press in Antwerp, Belgium. Known for its superior quality and significant contributions to the spread of knowledge during the Renaissance, the Plantin Press was instrumental in publishing a diverse array of works, including religious texts, classical literature, scientific treatises, and detailed atlases. Among its most celebrated publications is the "Biblia Regia" or "Royal Bible," also known as the "Plantin Polyglot," an eight-volume monumental polyglot Bible.

This beautiful, expertly crafted Plantin-Moretus Press replica captures the historic charm of the original press, and is ideal for historians, educators, museums, and collectorsIts substantial size and weight make it a striking centerpiece for any Biblical or literary display.

Product Dimensions: 31" wide x 36.5" deep x 41" high

Product Weight: 90 lb.

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