Museum and Library Closures

The New-York Historical Society will be closed on September 23, and select spaces will be closed September 24. For details, please visit our calendar.

Bookmark

Bookmark
Title
Bookmark
Date 
1840-1880
Medium 
Fabric ribbon, thread, and paper
Dimensions 
open: 9 x 1 3/4 inches , closed: 3 x 1 3/4 inches
Description 
embroidered cross with greenery and text "IHS" on top, brown and green thread, on thick paper support, attached to off-white ribbon that folds over image
Object Number 
Z.3594
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group