The holly and the ivy

(black boots, striped basket, shadows in hair)

Catalogue Number:- Reference Number:- The Bookmark Society Number:-  
not yet allocated Cash-bm0630 385  

Cash's woven bookmark with woven words of the carol, woman and man and lots of leaves
 

Words:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
{image of woman with black boots,
highlights in her hair &
stripes on basket on the floor}
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The holly
 
 
and the ivy,
 
 
When they are
 
 
both full grown,
 
 
Of all the
 
 
trees that are
 
 
in the wood,
 
 
The holly
 
 
bears the crown.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
{image of man stood on
simple square stool,
with two pictures on wall}
 
Size:
Of bookmark: 23.0cm deep by 5.0cm wide
Comments:
This bookmark is signed on the reverse top turn-over:
Cashs OF COVENTRY
 
J & J Cash woven logo on the reverse top turnover of this bookmark
 
 

CASH'S also later made a near identical bookmark, recorded as cash-bm0631, with a number of small, insignificant differences. The version above was the first, and is the longer of the two.
The most obvious differences being:

bookmark recorded above:
alternative cash-bm0631 bookmark:
 
woman is wearing black boots
woman is wearing black shoes and white stockings.
 
woman's hair has highlights or shadows
woman's hair is simple curly yellow.
 
basket on the floor has black stripes
basket on the floor is plain yellow.
 
man is stood on plain square stool
man is stood on ornate stool.
 


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