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Catalog Number CL 87.1
Object Name Bookplate
Description Engraved metal printing plate for Cliveden bookplates, mounted on wooden block (1934). Printed image shows view through main gate to Cliveden Main House and Kitchen Dependency. Right pylon of main gate mounted with Cliveden commemorative plaque.

Centered text on image reads: "Ex libris / Cliveden / Germantown - Philadelphia"

Text at lower right of image reads: "J. Riegel Jr 1934"

Pencil inscription on rear of block reads: "J. Riegel Jr."
Date 1934
Artist Riegel, Jacob
Dimensions W-2.5 L-3.5 inches
Collection Cliveden of the National Trust, Inc.