Prize, Bookplate

The Ladies' College
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Brief Description
The book and bookplate prize of the The Ladies' College, Napier was presented to F Conroy in 1889 for 2 home Lesson. Principals Mrs and Miss Sheppard.

Underneath the bookplate is handwritten: Married D J Grant.

The bookplate is attached to the inside of a 1/2 of a book cover. The rest of the cover and the book itself are missing. There is nothing on the outside of the cover to indicate what book it was.
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Media/Materials description
Printed label; glued onto the front cover of a book. Front cover has been detached from the book. Marbled cover with leather spine and corners. Gold embossed. Red/pink ink.
book cover: Length x Width: 193 x 126mm
bookplate only: Length x Width: 128 x 96mm
Married D J Grant, Inscription, Handwritten
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gifted by Mrs Herbert Swinburn
Other number(s)
m68/17 (a), 31806


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