Front: Incised name “Tillie” set within a circular incised border comprised of a wreath of flowers and leaves surmounted by two birds at top of wreath and clasped hands at bottom.
Rear: Incised “Merry Christmas” set within an incised, rolled end banner; a small bouquet of flowers extends above and below (stems and leaves only) the banner.
Spine: Blank, polished
Foredge: Coved, polished
From a collection assembled thirty years ago by Phyllis Baker, an antiques dealer in Wilmington, Delaware.
- Dateca. 1900
- MediumMarble, white with veining
- Dimensions (inches)5 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/8