A BIRTHDAY GIFT

(flowers)
WHEN THIS LITTLE BOON . .

Woven by E. Bollans & Co.

Reference Number:-   Bollans catalogue number:-  
obo 24   un-known  

Bookmark with title words, image of flowers and words of verse, with silk fringe all around outside of bookmark
The image of this silk
bookmark kindly donated by
Georg Hartong, The Netherlands

Words:

 
 
 
A BIRTHDAY
GIFT

 
 

image of flowers

 
 
 

WHEN THIS LITTLE
BOON YOU
RECEIVE

BELIEVE WHAT IT
MEANS TO
CONVEY

I WISH FROM
A BOSOM
SINCERE

MAY HAPPY
RETURNS OF
THE DAY

 
Not recorded by John High in his unpublished list
Size of Silk:

14.0cm long by 3.5cm wide

Alternative back-ground colours:
 
Comments:

This bookmark appears not to be signed, although it is attached to the following stiff backing paper used to send it through the post, and this backing paper has what is believed to be Bollans trade mark:

Stiff backing paper used to support the bookmark whilst in the mail, on which is printed the trade mark believed to be that of E. Bollans & Co.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

intertwined " E B "
believed to be E. Bollans

 

This bookmark is identical to Welch & Lenton - recorded as owe24

 

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