Postcard, I Love You; 1914-1915; 5695b

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Port Macquarie Museum

Name/Title

Postcard, I Love You

About this object

Postcard with a cream silk material insert mounted in a commercially produced, embossed, cream cardboard frame. The front material panel is hand embroidered and features a message 'I/ LOVE/ YOU' on the flap and floral sprigs and two Union Jack motifs. A message is hand written on the reverse ' Rouen/ From Jack/ With best love/ and good wishes/ for a Merry Xmas & A Bright/ New Year./ To mother with love'. Under the flap is a small printed card with the message 'Good Luck to you/ Souvenir De Glorieuse/ Memoire/ [flags picture]/ 1914 1915'.

Date Made

1914-1915

Place Made

France

Medium and Materials

Cardboard, paper, silk, ink

Inscription and Marks

Printed on reverse 'CARTE POSTALE' 'Paul HECKSCHER/Paris'

Measurements

Postcard 135mm L, 90mm W
Card Insert 78mm L, 44mm W

Subject and Association Keywords

Wars

Credit Line

Donor: Mrs. I. K. Macpherson

Object Type

Postcards

Object number

5695b

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