The Ten Commandments

Woven by Mulloney & Johnson.

Reference Number:-  
omu72  
 

 
 
same bookmark but woven in different colour
 
image of Moses holding the stone, the title words of The Ten Commandments, followed by the actual Commandments
the image of this silk
was kindly donated by
Jenni Redman, Great Britain
Words:
 
 
 

(image of Moses
holding the stone tablet)

 
 
 

The Ten
Commandments

I
Thou shalt have no other gods
before me.

II
Thou shalt not make unto thee
any graven image:

III
Thou shalt not take the name
of the Lord thy God in vain;

IV
Remember the sabbath day, to
keep it holy.

V
Honour thy father and thy
mother:

VI
Thou shalt not kill.
VII
Thou shalt not commit adultery.
VIII
Thou shalt not steal.
IX
Thou shalt not bear false
witness;

X
Thou shalt not covet.

 
Size of Silk:

cm long by cm wide

Alternative back-ground colours:
 
Comments:
This bookmark does not have a weavers name on the reverse, and it is believed to be of Mulloney & Johnson manufacture as it conforms to the description given in their newspaper advert in the Cheltenham Chronicle, of Tuesday, 13 January 1863.
 

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