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Ensures Proof of Ownership

Creates a Research Resource

How it does it …

Capture a front lit image


a back lit image

as below …


The first book printed in Lithuanian.

Mažvydas Martynas, CATECHISMVSA PRAsty Szadei, 1547.

Top part of C vii recto.

Images courtesy of Martynas Mazvydas National Library of Lithuania

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The book above is an octavo so the watermark is divided over four pages.

Here is a digital re-assembly of the watermark from pages 2, 7, 10 and 15 …

The same distinctive rare crown watermark is also at …

Deutschland, Königsberg, Staatsarchiv (jetzt in: Geheimes Staatsarchiv Preußischer Kulturbesitz Berlin), Königsberg, Opr. Fol. 101

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  Dr Brent Elliott

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 Royal Horticultural Society, Lindley Library 

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