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Accession number L996.D.068
Catalog Number L996.D.068
Object Name Cards. Sent Home From Abroad By Soldier,
Scope & Content CARDS. Sent Home From Abroad By Soldier, World War One
A COLLECTION OF 15 SILK EMBROIDERED GREETING CARDS CONTAINED IN A TRAY; THE CARDS ARE OFF-WHITE BRISTOL WITH OFF-WHITE SILK INSERTS WHICH HAVE COLOURED EMBROIDERY DESIGNS; FIVE HAVE COLOURED EMBROIDERED FLAPS RESEMBLING AN ENVELOPE; FOUR CARDS SEND CHRISTMAS GREETINGS; THREE ARE BIRTHDAY GREETINGS AND THE REMAINDER ARE MISCELLANEOUS GREETINGS; CONTAINED IN A TRAY WHICH HAS A DARK WOODEN VARNISHED FRAME; GLEAR GLASS TOP, (DISPLAYING CARDS-PICTURE-LIKE); HANDLE ON EACH SIDE; CIRCA 1914-1918; THESE CARDS WERE SENT HOME DURING W.W.I. 47.4 X 5.2 CM;