Accession Number RC05988
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/11/52
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 13.8 x 8.9cm
Object type Postcard
Maker Unknown
Place made France
Date made 1914-1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Embroidered silk postcard made in France during the First World War. Of envelope design, this postcard features three shields composed of the Union Jack, French and Russian flags separated by small red, white and blue flowers. A small card insert features the message "Hearty greeting", illustrated with a picture of a roster sitting on top of a flagpole flying Allied flags.