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France : Brass : Silver Plate : 1901 - 1910
This bookmark is made in France and is a Stanhope or "peeper" bookmark. It is probably silver plate over brass on the fleur de lis on top and brass blades. It was made between 1890 and 1920. If you look through the "peep hole" you can see 6 photographs of different scenes. The center says "In Memory of Isle of Wight". The six photos are: "Ryde Pier", "The Green", "Osborne House", "Whippinghan Church", "SandDown Bay & Esplanade" and "West Cowes". It also says Made in France.
Date:
1901 - 1910
Materials:
Brass
Materials:
Silver Plate
Origin:
France
Shape:
Fleur-de-lis
Shape:
Stanhope
Size:
1.3cm W x 11.1cm H.