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ID number:  BIRRC-H0050
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  University Heritage Collection
Title / Object name:  University House Bookplate
Object type:  Stamp
Materials:  Wood and

A stamp set on a cube block. The stamp reads 'UNIVERSITY HOUSE BIRMINGHAM' (written backwards for the purpose of stamping). The text is at the top of the stamp. Under the stamp is a picture of flowers in a basket. The stamp has a linear border.

Inscriptions / Translations:  University House Birmingham

Notes:  This is a bookplate or Ex Libris for University House. University House was the first purpose-built hall of residence for women in Britain maintained its progressivity by subsequently becoming the first mixed sex Hall of Residence in 1964.

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