Books are a very common Headstones shape. Books symbolize holy scriptures and spirituality.
Marble Book Headstones:
Marble is a timeless material and cab be beautifully carved to achieve a three dimensional headstone book shape. This headstone is carved in a way to achieve a central fold mark in the middle.
It is also possible to have a photograph placed at the top of the memorial to achieve a more personalized message.
Polished Black Granite is anther popular material that is used to manufacture this book shaped design.
Inscription on Book Headstones
Due to the limited space on bible book design headstones, there is limited space allowance for inscription. Typically the left part of the book is used for names and dates, and the right section of the book is used for inscription.
This design looks much more aesthetically appealing with less inscription.