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Object Name Bookmark
Catalog Number 1939.70.2
Maker Phoenix Silk Mfg Co.
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Silk
Dimensions H-12 W-2.5 inches
Description This is a cream silk bookmark with a black and white house woven at the top with the title "Home Sweet Home" woven in red and gold above the image. The music and song lyrics are woven below the imagery, and another verse is woven toward the bottom in gold and red lettering. The bottom of the bookmark is shaped in a point and is decorated with gold and red leaves and branches. There is a maker's mark embroidered along the top edge that reads, "PHOENIX SILK MFG CO PATTERSON N.J. U.S.A."
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Search Terms Songs & music
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS