Commemorative Bookmark (USA), 1876
This is a Commemorative bookmark. It was woven by B. B. Tilt and Son. It is dated 1876 and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is silk and its technique is discontinuous supplementary wefts in a plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.
This object was
Mrs. Edward C. Moën.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moën.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 30 x 5.5 cm (11 13/16 x 2 3/16 in.)
It is inscribed
IN COMMEMORATION of the Centennial of AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE
Cite this object as
Commemorative Bookmark (USA), 1876; Woven by B. B. Tilt and Son ; silk; H x W: 30 x 5.5 cm (11 13/16 x 2 3/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moën; 1962-115-1