Accession Number RC06458
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/14/10
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 13.8 x 8.8cm
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 wreath surrounding a shield composed of the Belgian flag with a crown above it. The Union Jack and French flag also feature in the design with red and blue flowers. A small card insert features the message "A Merry Christmas", illustrated with thistles.