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1977.737 (RS116743)

Description

Three-pronged harp-shaped clip bookmark; flat stamp-cut body with scroll and floral incised decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
Marked ""STERLING"" at the end of the center prong.
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
incising
silver (metal)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
BOOKMARK
bookmarks
Floral
floral patterns
Harp
Incised
incising
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
3.563 x 1.313 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.737
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4524

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