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Christmas

Christmas comes the high . .

Woven by Welch & Lenton

Reference Number:-  
owe 708  

 
 
silk bookmark with woven title, words of verse, image of a farmer with cart and horse
image copied from the April 2020 edition
of the Stevengraph Collectors Association
newsletter
 
 

Words:

Welcome
Christmas
CHRISTMAS COMES THE HIGH
AND HOLY,
WELCOME GLADLY FAR
AND WIDE,
YOUNG AND OLD RICH
AND LOWLY,
HAIL THE HAPPY
CHRISTMAS TIDE-
 
 
 
 
 
[image of a farmer, with a cart and horse]
 
 
 
 
 
AND I SEND TO THEE A
GREETING,
TOKEN OF OUR
FRIENDSHIP TRUE,
MAY THY DAYS OF JOY
BE MANY,
AND THINE HOURS OF
SORROW FEW.
 
Recorded by John High in his unpublished list
Size of Silk:

cm long by cm wide

Alternative back-ground colours:
White
 
 
Comments:
It is not known how this bookmark is signed, although it would typically be
"WELCH & LENTON. COVENTRY"
on the back top turnover.
 

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