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EPHEMERA : GREETINGS CARDS

Title

Easter

Object Name

Greetings cards

Date Made

World War I

Place Made

France

Description

First World War greetings card, has an embossed border of decorative swags, which frames a gauze screen. Screen Swiss embroidered with flowers and with legend, 'Just think of me.' Reverse printed 'P. R. Fabrication Francaise' and 'Modele depose.' Handwritten message dated 4/4/(19)17, 'Dear Minnie, Just to wish you an enjoyable Easter & health. Your loving Brother, Harry' Sent to Minnie Logan by her brother, Harry Logan

Materials

Cardboard, gauze, silk (embroidery thread)

Catalogue Number

HOYFM.2010.52.4

Copyright

National Museums NI