Martyr Ypres

Accession Number SC00304
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/2/11
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 13.7 x 8.6cm
Object type Postcard
Maker Unknown
Place made France
Date made 1914-1919
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Woven silk postcard made in France during the First World War. This postcard depicts war damage to the Cloth Hal in Ypres. The postcard is woven in shades of red and grey to evoke the sense of devastation and ruin.

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