Accession Number RC06221
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/7/18
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 13.9 x 9cm
Object type Postcard
Maker Unknown
Place made France
Date made 1914-1919
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Embroidered silk postcard made in France during the First World War. Made with an envelope design, this postcard features a semi-circle of pink fuchsias above a string of yellow and blue daises. A small card insert features the message "To my Dear Sister", illustrated with a bouquet of Lily-of-the-Valley flowers tied with a ribbon beside a landscape scene.