COLUMBIA — A fusion of 24-karat gold, exotic German paper and parchment lies locked in a vault on Ellis Library's fourth floor. This exotic object is one of the library's newest treasures, a 1996 Bible, that has a history as rich as its trappings.
Ellis Library adds $10,000 treasure to its collection with 1996 Bible
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