Welcome to page 6 of our Memory Lane feature where you will find lots more exhibits from
the early days of the marquetry movement and the formation of our Society.
This page features a unique marquetry themed glass paper weight that proved rather
popular back in the late "sixties and seventies". The Marquetry Society emblem was
visible through the transparent base together with a genuine veneer background.
felt under surface completed the paper weight.
A near pristine example has recently come to light, we hope it brings back
some pleasant memories for our longer serving members who saw these
first time round; - and hopefully helps to inspire those who have never seen these
wonderful paper weights before! Please do enjoy, thank you
The Glass Paper weight itself
Alf shows us the red felt base of the Glass Paper weight
(to Memory Lane page 5) | (to Memory Lane page 7)
If any of you, our readers, have any items you would think suitable for this
would you photograph them and send the picture to us by either e-mail
jpeg pictures) or, if an actual photo, to our "Contact Us" address.
We will be very pleased to display suitable "Memory Lane"
items on this page for everyone to enjoy.
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