Overall: 2 3/8 x 7 in. ( 6 x 17.8 cm )
Horizontally oriented bookmark embroidered on perforated paper in blue, pink and black silk floss, applied to red, white and blue silk ribbon strips; male and female figures dancing in center with inscription top and bottom; cross, needlepoint and straight stitches.
Gift of Mrs. Messenger Peirsel
embroidered: centered top and bottom: "Happy are we / In our liberty"
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