Alternate Name: Verge paper
Satin watch paper bearing the printed verse 'Sympathy', 19th century.
Circular off-white satin material. Front, printed text in black ink.
Front, printed, "In thee I bear so dear a part, / By love so firm am thine, / That each affection of the heart, / By sympathy is mine. / SYMPATHY. / When thou art griev'd I grieve no less / My joys by thine are known, / And every good thou wouldst possess / Becomes in wish my own.".
Type of item
47 mm (Width), 47 mm (Height)