|Collection number||Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/6/17|
|Collection type||Published Collection|
|Measurement||Overall: 13.9 x 9cm|
|Date made||c 1917|
First World War, 1914-1918
From a loving son
Embroidered silk postcard made in France during the First World War. This postcard features an envelope design with a village scene in the centre and a honeycomb pattern on either side. Blue, white and red flowers also appear in the design with the Union Jack. A small card insert features the message "Forget me not", illustrated with an image of a young woman holding a basket of flowers.