Accession Number RC06462
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/14/13
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 14 x 9cm
Object type Postcard
Maker Unknown
Unknown merchant seaman
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 large pink rose with blue forget-me-nots and four-leaf clovers. A small card insert features the message "To my Dear Mother", illustrated with a bunch of flowers beside a riverbank scene.