In the secret places beneath the earth, the gnomes toil tirelessly to mine precious ruby crystals for their King*.
A foam-padded cover in multi-toned burgundy leather, with a brass-coloured pyramidal central clasp, echoing the molecular structure of carborundum, of which rubies are made.
A wide strap, with bookmarks in gold and red, and diamond-patterned endpapers finish this piece.
*Who then hides them all in the night. Gnomes get very touchy about this if you ask them.