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1870 Wood Engraving Victorian Alphabet Pattern Needlework Handiwork Letters YPM3

1870 Wood Engraving Victorian Alphabet Pattern Needlework Handiwork Letters YPM3

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"Alphabet for Marking"

This is an original 1870 black and white wood engraving of a Victorian alphabet pattern for adding names to needlework.

CONDITION

This 143+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.25 x 5.75 inches; 23 x 15 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of hand-colored steel engraved Victorian fashion plates, plus ads, articles, and steel and wood engravings on topics dear to the Victorian heart. Dating from 1870 this collection provides an authentic look at women's and children's fashions in the later Victorian period. These plates and prints are certain to be of interest to costume historians and designers, as well as 21st century fashionistas.

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