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E. Bollans & Co, A birthday wish , [approximately 1870]
A birthday wish : dear friend 'tis my wish, that each day of your birth, may bring you an increase of joy upon earth : above all may the Saviour, in infinite love, guide your footsteps securely, to mansions above.
- Leamington : E. Bollans & Co., [approximately 1870]
- Physical Description:
- 1 silk picture : color ; 24 x 4 cm (with tassel)
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Full Orbis Record:
- Visual Materials
- For information about silk bookmarks issued by E. Bollans & Co., see: Godden, G. Stevengraphs and other Victorian silk pictures, pages 407-410.
A woven picture, machine-embroidered on silk. On white silk in blue, purple, green, and gold.
The words "E. Bollans & Co." and "Leamington" are embroidered on the reverse.
Silk picture bookmark (in the manner of a Stevengraph) featuring birthday wishes above and below an illustration of a bouquet of flowers. With a gold tassel at the foot of the bookmark.
- Subject Terms:
- Birthdays -- Quotations, maxims, etc.Bookmarks -- Specimens.Silk pictures -- Specimens.
Embroidery (visual works)
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