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  • Place of origin:

    Britain (Printed and published)

  • Date:

    1905-1915 (Printed and published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Die stamping and letterpress on celluloid, paper and card, with wool trim.

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Gordon Wood

  • Museum number:

    E.473-2011

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 224

Physical description

Rectangular folder card (portrait format) trimmed with green wool. Front: celluloid sewn onto card back, die stamped design in gold, pink and green of aeroplanes, globes, a radio transmitter, good luck charms, clasped hands, flowers, and a diamond ring, lettered within the design Sweet Thoughts / And True. Inside: paper insert lettered with verses and greeting printed in grey, inscribed with dedication and signature handwritten in black ink.

Place of Origin

Britain (Printed and published)

Date

1905-1915 (Printed and published)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Die stamping and letterpress on celluloid, paper and card, with wool trim.

Dimensions

Height: 12 cm, Width: 7.8 cm closed

Descriptive line

Christmas card, Britain, early 20th century.

Materials

Printing ink; Card

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Subject; Globes; Aeroplanes; Flowers; Hearts; Radio masts; Swastikas; Horseshoes; Rings

Categories

Greeting cards; Ephemera

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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