SALE - Fork Bookmark - CARPE LIBRUM SIEZE THE BOOK - #4259
Sale Status: This item is on sale because (oops) I spelled SEIZE wrong! It is actually spelled SEIZE....I was doing " 'I' before 'e' except after 'c' ' Well that was wrong. But if it doesnt bother you, this beauty is yours for a steal (not steel ha ha).
A true bibliophile probably needs no translation of this the phrase CARPE LIBRUM - but just in case, we have stamped the meaning on the bookmark for you. This bookmark is made from an upcycled vintage silverplate serving/meat fork and is hand stamped CARPE LIBRUM SEIZE THE BOOK.
Pattern Date: Unknown
For all of our designs we choose wonderful vintage/antique silverplate cutlery. Once chosen, the pieces are modified and beautified by HAND; they are cut, drilled, filed and polished.
Size: ~2.75" long x ~1.5" wide.
Please note, each bookmark is handmade with stock available. The item you receive may not look exactly like the one shown.
Condition: Please note, this is an antique item that was once used as a utensil. As a result there may be some wear to the silver-plate, fine scratched or marks from use. But some wear gives the piece patina and personality. We do our best to disclose any condition issues of note.