This elegant journal replicates a gilded lacquer 19th-century bookbinding crafted for an illuminated Persian manuscript. The original lacquer work design was created with delicate layers of paint, a coating of shellac which was then carefully sanded to a shine, and subtle applications of gold leaf.
Our reproduction is embellished with eye-catching iridescent highlights.
Raised embossing adds dimensional detail.
Gilded-gold page edging.
Matching spine treatment.
Inside, 160 lightly lined writing pages provide plenty of space in which to write personal reflections or record favorite quotations or poems.
Smooth-finish pages takes a variety of pens beautifully.
Acid-free archival-quality paper helps preserve your writing.