Souvenir of France

Accession Number RC07260
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/12/43
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 13.7 x 8.8cm
Object type Postcard
Maker Unknown
Place made France
Date made c.1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Embroidered silk postcard made in France during the First World War. This postcard features an envelope design and shows a cane basket of flowers with two bluebirds on either side holding the ends of a pale blue ribbon. This postcard is unusual in that it actually has two embroidered designs attached to the one card. The second design shows a blue and pink flower in the centre with small dark purple flowers on either side.

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