Museum of British Road Transport

Catalogue Number:- Reference Number:- The Bookmark Society Number:-  
not yet allocated Cash-bm0441 243  

 
Cash's woven straight bookmark with woven title words
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MUSEUM OF BRITISH
ROAD TRANSPORT
COVENTRY
 
 
 
 
 
{image of vintage car}
 
 
Size:
Of bookmark: cm deep by cm wide
Comments:
This bookmark is straight, without a pointed end. There is also no makers name woven on the reverse.
 
Some (if not all?) were issued to celebrate the opening of the museum on 5th October 1980. It was issued inside a specially designed card cover.
The image below shows the back & front covers; the back having a manuscript personalised message from the Mayor, and also the LIMITED EDITION number:
 
view of back & front cover
with manuscript personalised
message from the Mayor, and
LIMITED EDITION number
 
view of front cover in which this Cash's woven straight bookmark was sold
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 To commemorate the opening
 of the
 MUSEUM OF BRITISH ROAD
 TRANSPORT, COVENTRY
 by the
 LORD MAYOR OF COVENTRY
 Councillor Tom McLatchie
 on
 Sunday 5th October 1980
 
 
 
actual bookmark shown inside a
special commemorative folder
 
 
 
Cash's woven straight bookmark with woven title words
 
 
Care needs to be taken with these straight bookmarks, as Franklin's bookmarks are very similar: there being only small differences in the " frill " at the bottom.
 


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