A Happy Christmas

Accession Number RC06564
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/20/24
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 snow scene and cottage encircled in a frame decorated with mistletoe and a robin sitting on a branch of holly. A small card insert features the message "To my dear Mother", illustrated with a picture of a snow-covered bridge.