Bookmark

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-4524

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

bookmarks
incising
silver (metal)
floral patterns
scrolls (motifs)
Silver
Harp
Scroll
Floral
Incised
BOOKMARK

Inscription

Marked ""STERLING"" at the end of the center prong.

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Written Communication T&E

Dimensions

3.563 x 1.313 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.737