Accession Number RC06536
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/19/11
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 14 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 large horseshoe surrounded by pink flowers and greenery. The bottom corner of the card features the Union Jack, Belgian and French flags tied together with a red, white and blue ribbon. A small plastic card insert features a handpainted purple pansy with the message "Remember [Claver]".