Monday, June 25, 2007
Tiffany Bookplates and Ephemera
Audrey Hepburn in the movie Breakfast At Tiffany's was looking for an unusual gift which would cost no more than $10.00. She almost purchased a sterling silver telephone dialer but opted to have a Cracker Jack Ring engraved.I suspect telephone dialers are like bagel cutters and cheese slicers. They were given as house warming gifts , used once, kept in their original boxes on the top shelf of the kitchen cabinet and will eventually show up on Ebay.
The sketch shown below was either for a bookplate or an engraved silver object.Click on any image to enlarge it.
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