Cambrai 1918 Hotel de Ville

Accession Number RC06338
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/2/6
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 13.8 x 8.7 cm
Object type Postcard
Maker Unknown
Place made France
Date made c 1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Woven silk postcard made in France during the First World War. This postcard features the Cambrai Town Hall engulfed in flames. The postcard is woven in shades of red and grey to evoke the sense of devastation and ruin.

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