Souvenir of the discovery of America

Reference Number:- Darby Number:- Godden Number:-
sb 1857 not recorded not recorded
 

 
Bookmark with words, image of Columbus and his men landing in America, and image of crossed flags and steam railway train
the image of this bookmark
was kindly provided by
The Stevengraph Collectors Association
 
Words:
 
SOUVENIR
OF THE DISCOVERY
OF AMERICA.

WOVEN IN THE WORLDS COLUMBIAN
EXPOSITION CHICAGO 1893

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

image of Columbus and men landing,
with words woven below
 
 
LANDING OF COLUMBUS
OCT 12th 1492

 

image of shield,
and two crossed flags

 
 

image of steam
railway train

 
 
Size of Silk:
cm long by cm wide
Alternative back-ground colours:
 
Comments:
It is unknown how this bookmark is signed, if at all.

Apart from the image of the steam train, the remainder of this bookmark is identical to sb1856, and it is believed that bookmark is of Stevens manufacture.

 



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