Postcard

1915 (made)
Postcard thumbnail 1
Not currently on display at the V&A

Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Embroidered muslin postcard depicting the flags of the United Kingdom and France and images of General Joffre and Marshall French joined by an anchor.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Embroidered muslin and card
Brief Description
Embroidered muslin postcard, France, 1915. WW1 Christmas card.
Physical Description
Embroidered muslin postcard depicting the flags of the United Kingdom and France and images of General Joffre and Marshall French joined by an anchor.
Dimensions
  • Length: 9cm
  • Width: 14cm
Production typeMass produced
Marks and Inscriptions
  • 1914 / 1915
  • Campagne 1914-15 - Le Généralissime JOFFRE
  • Campagne 1914-15 - Le Marechal FRENCH
Credit line
Donated by Mrs Maud Thompson in memory of her mother Elizabeth Russen.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
T.177:1-1998

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record createdDecember 20, 2007
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