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Bookmark

Bookmark
Title
Bookmark
Date 
1947
Medium 
Fabric
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 1 3/8 in. (10.8 x 3.5 cm)
Description 
Commonwealth white ribbon/bookmark with green, brown, and red embroidered text and decorative imagery, from International Textile Exposition, June 1947, New York by Alkahn Silk Label Co., United Nations New York with globe and laurel; "Greetings, we pray for the success of the United Nations in the hope that we may look forward to a world of peace."
Credit Line 
Gift of Nigel and Gael Crouch
Object Number 
2009.16
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group