To my dear wife

Accession Number RC06066
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/5/6
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 13.9 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. This postcard features a central pink banner with the message "To my dear wife", bordered in one corner with half of the Union Jack and surrounded by three two-toned pink flowers. Branches with small flowers attached also feature in the design as does a pink butterfly with one wing composed from the Union Jack.