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Postcard

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1915 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (production)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Embroidered muslin and card

  • Credit Line:

    Donated by Mrs Maud Thompson in memory of her mother Elizabeth Russen.

  • Museum number:

    T.177:1-1998

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

  • Image unavailable

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.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1915 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (production)

Materials and Techniques

Embroidered muslin and card

Marks and inscriptions

1914 / 1915
Campagne 1914-15 - Le Généralissime JOFFRE
Campagne 1914-15 - Le Marechal FRENCH

Dimensions

Length: 9 cm, Width: 14 cm

Descriptive line

Embroidered muslin postcard, France, 1915. WW1 Christmas card

Materials

Card; Cotton (textile)

Techniques

Embroidered; Plain weave

Subjects depicted

Flags; Laurel wreaths; Anchors; Joffre, Joseph Jacques Cesaire (General); French, John (Sir)

Categories

Textiles; Embroidery; Christmas; War

Production Type

Mass produced

Collection code

T&F

Qr_O142157
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