Arras 1915

Place Europe: France, Nord Pas de Calais, Pas de Calais, Arras
Accession Number RC01639
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/2/7
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 8.8 x 13.9 cm
Object type Postcard
Maker Unknown
Place made France
Date made c 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Woven silk postcard made in France during the First World War. This postcard depicts a streetscape of war damaged buildings in Arras. The postcard is woven in shades of red and grey to evoke the sense of devastation and ruin.