A kiss From France

Accession Number RC06356
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/16/4
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 14.1 x 9.1
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. Of envelope design, this postcard features a bouquet of red, white and blue flowers tied with a blue ribbon. Small blue flowers, a red rose and the Union Jack also appear in the design. A small card insert features the message "Love and Kisses", illustrated with a picture of a cherub passing a basket of flowers down a cliff face.