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Christmas card

Christmas card

  • Date:

    1885-1900 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour-printed card

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Eileen A. Brock

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Christmas card, cut out and embossed in the form of a peacock
perched in a flowering tree, with the peacock's tail constructed in the
form of a fan which may be spread out or folded down; a tiny card with
the words "A Merry Christmas" inside is attached near the bird's left
foot. The card has a fold-out card stand attached to the back, and a
hanging string of grey cord at the top.


1885-1900 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Colour-printed card

Object history note


Given to the donor's mother, neé Amy Piercey (b.1882)

Descriptive line

Christmas card; Anglo-German, 1885-1900

Production Note

English design,printed Germany


Museum of Childhood

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