(lily branch)
Like the lily fair . .

Woven by E. Bollans & Co.

Reference Number:-   Bollans catalogue number:-  
obo 512   44  

Bookmark with title words, image of lily branch, and words of short verse
the image of this bookmark
was kindly donated by
Liz Bartlett, Great Britain





image of lily branch

 Like the lily fair
 let thy heart e'er be
 Emblem of truth
 and purity,
 Shielding from
 every snare,
 And ever guiding thee
 to a joyous immortality
Recorded by John High in his unpublished list
Size of Silk:

14.3cm long by 4.2cm wide

Alternative back-ground colours:
Signed: "E. BOLLANS & CO LEAMINGTON." on back at pointed end.
reverse top turn-over of this bookmark
image of reverse top turn over of this bookmark

BOLLANS Price List advertisement records Number 44 as " MY DEAR FRIEND, lily and verse ", for sale at 6d. It is believed this description relates to the bookmark above.

This bookmark is identical to Welch & Lenton - recorded as owe512


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