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Fine Cased Calligraphy Certificate of Merit for completing a term of 11 years at Mrs. Okill's Female Boarding School. .New York, NY.1859
 Fine Cased Calligraphy Certificate of Merit for completing a term of 11 years at Mrs. Okill's Female Boarding School. .New York, NY.1859


 
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Price: $900.00

Product Code: 28014926

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A 5 1/4" x 4 3/8" calligraphy or engrossed coated stock  testimonial  of the Amiable Deportment and Excellent Scholarship is presented to Charlotte Augusta Wood, of the first Class who was a member of Mrs. Okill's Female Boarding School in the City of New York for the term of 11 years and regularly passed though the course of study pursued in the several classes of the Institution, with honor to herself and Instructors.  Given at 6 & 8 Clinton Place, June 30th 1859.  It is housed in a 5 3/4" x 5" gilt stamped case with hinged side closure. The front depicts a finely detailed insignia comprised of the elements of learning with the words "Prix Institution de Mme Okill with the motto " Récompense la berin et l'homme le Savoir".  Her name is stamped on the reverse..