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Title: WWI French manufactured silk embroidered postcard "Love to All at Home"
Authors: Williams, Joe
Keywords: WWI
First World War
World War One
British Army
Postcard
Floral Embroidery
Blue bird
telegraph wires
Issue Date: 1914
Description: During WW1, silk postcards were bought as souvenirs by soldiers from local French and Belgian women. The women embroidered the different motifs onto strips of silk which were sent to factories to make postcards. This example has embossed edges and consists of a single piece of silk featuring a floral design with blue bird and telegraph wires design mounted onto a card with a "Love to All at Home" greeting.
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/10599/11447
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World War I

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