Far from you but thinking of you

Accession Number RC06010
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/11/74
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 a shield composed of the Union Jack below the Commonwealth Crown surrounded by the French, American, Belgian and Italian flags. Small blue and red flowers also feature in the design. A small card insert features the message "A Happy Birthday", illustrated with a snow covered bridge.