Abraham Lincoln Emancipation Proclamation Antique Silk Stevengraph BookmarkAbraham Lincoln Emancipation Proclamation Antique Silk Stevengraph BookmarkAbraham Lincoln Emancipation Proclamation Antique Silk Stevengraph BookmarkAbraham Lincoln Emancipation Proclamation Antique Silk Stevengraph BookmarkAbraham Lincoln Emancipation Proclamation Antique Silk Stevengraph BookmarkAbraham Lincoln Emancipation Proclamation Antique Silk Stevengraph BookmarkAbraham Lincoln Emancipation Proclamation Antique Silk Stevengraph BookmarkAbraham Lincoln Emancipation Proclamation Antique Silk Stevengraph Bookmark

This antique silk bookmark has a portrait of President Abraham Lincoln and a quote from the Emancipation Proclamation. It was not made by T. Stevens, but this type of woven silk is commonly called a Stevengraph. In addition the bookmark has a banner with the words E Pluribus Unum, a large American flag and an American Eagle and Shield. The Eagle trade mark belongs to B.B. Tilt & Son, N.Y. & Patterson, N.J.

CONDITION some discoloration, a fold across the bookmark. Also, the bottom of the bookmark is detached and the pieces that fold back into a point with the maker’s mark are detached and folded to the front. These pieces are held together with a very old piece of cellophane tape. See photos.

DATE c.1880

MARKS an Eagle with the words Trade Mark and Patented.

MEASUREMENTS 11 inches long x 2 wide.

Item ID: B151


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Abraham Lincoln Emancipation Proclamation Antique Silk Stevengraph Bookmark

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