Skip to main content

Half bindings

Scope note

Use for bindings in which the spine and the corners of the cover are of one material and the remainder of the sides of another. ALAG

Term type


Getty AAT term number


Equivalent Terms used

half binding


12yrs ago

Citation for print

This page can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Terminology definition for: half bindings" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-07-24 15:59:28

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this page on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=|title=Terminology definition for: half bindings|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-07-24 15:59:28|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...