Bookmark

Object Number: 
Z.1548
Date: 
1820-1860
Medium: 
Silk, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/8 x 16 3/8 in. ( 3.5 x 41.6 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: across paper, center: "A celle que j'aime. Addie."
Description: 
Coral colored silk ribbon bookmark with black stripes along the beaded edge; there is an embroidered sentiment on perforated paper in the middle, in pink silk floss, worked in cross stitch.
Gallery Label: 
This bookmark was made by Adelaide M. Livingston (1806-1885) (Mrs. William B. Clarkson). According to a document found with the bookmark, she was the daughter of Robert L. Livingston and Margaret Marie Livingston, and the granddaughter of Chancellor Robert R. Livington
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group