A merry Christmas
(image of Old Father Christmas)
And A Happy New Year

Woven by John Caldicott

Reference Number:-  
oca 56  

Bookmark with words and image of Father Christmas to represent the word "Christmas"     Bookmark with words and image of Father Christmas to represent the word "Christmas"

Words:

 
 
A
MERRY
CHRISTMAS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

OLD FATHER

 
 
 

image of comical man

 
 

CHRISTMAS

 
 
 
 
 

AND A HAPPY
NEW YEAR

Size of Silk:
20.3cm long by 3.8cm wide
Alternative back-ground colours:
Green
Red
 
Comments:
Signed: "J.CALDICOTT      OWEN. BROS" on the top turnover.
In many respects the design of this bookmark is identical to that of Caldicott's oca60 - A Prosperous (image of Christmas) And A Happy New Year.

There is a Diamond Registration Mark woven into the reverse pointed end, with the registration date of 13 November 1862.
Godden records this bookmark design as having been registered on that date.

Diamond Registration Mark woven on bottom pointed end of this bookmark
Diamond Registration Mark on the reverse pointed end of this bookmark
 
 
 
   
 
 
YEAR:
O
{1862}
   
MONTH:
K
{November}
 
DAY:
13
 
 
BUNDLE:
?
   
 
 
   


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