Best Xmas Wishes

Accession Number RC06562
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/20/22
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 13.9 x 9cm
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 two birds sitting on a branch of mistletoe surrounded by violets. Pink rosebuds also feature in the design. A small card insert features the message "To my dear Sister", illustrated with a woman reading a letter on a balcony.