1917: Souvenir de Belgique

Accession Number RC00005
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/11/33
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 13.8 x 9cm
Object type Postcard
Maker Unknown
Place made France
Date made c.1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Embroidered silk postcard made in France during the First World War. This postcard features an envelope design with the individual numbers of the year "1917" composed of the Union Jack, Japanese, Belgian, Italian, French, American and Australian flags. Two purple and yellow pansies also feature in the design.