To my dear father

Accession Number RC06196
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/4/24
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 14 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 a scene of a paddock bordered with trees and framed by a variety of flowers set in an intricate gold pattern. A small card insert features an image of a soldier writing a letter in a trench and the message "My thoughts are always with you".

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