Postcard; La Pensee; 24-02-1917; BMHC_12637

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Beaconsfield Mine and Heritage Centre

Name/Title

Postcard

About this object

Embroidered silk inserted into a white embossed paper border. Depicts the 'rising sun' insignia of the Australian military forces with the red ensign and the Australian flag to either side.

Maker

La Pensee

Maker Role

publisher

Date Made

24-02-1917

Place Made

Paris, France

Medium and Materials

paper, silk fabric and embroidery threads

Inscription and Marks

"Dear Ruby hoping you are all quite well I had a letter from Chris the other day and she said she was home for a week end. how is all at home. With kindest from Roy"

Measurements

139mm (w) x 90mm (h)

Subject and Association Keywords

France

Subject and Association Keywords

World War 1 (WW1)

Subject and Association Keywords

Burrows, Ruby

Subject and Association Keywords

embroidery (visual works)

Subject and Association Keywords

insignias

Subject and Association Keywords

armed forces

Subject and Association Keywords

AIF (Australian Imperial Forces)

Object Type

postcards

Object number

BMHC_12637

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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WW1

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