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Port Family Collection :
Date:
1905
Title:
Christmas Card
Object ID:
2013.400.268
Object Name:
Card, Greeting
Scope & Content:
Christmas greeting card.
Card folded into three sections, opens vertically.
Front says "Health and Happiness"
Depicts a scene of a person carrying a sack over their shoulder up a country road. This is on the underneath flap and is seen by a round hole in the top flap surrounded by a gold coloured frame with a gold coloured ribbon on a blue frieze with blue and pink flowers with green foliage. The lettering is in blue and the edges of the card are gold.

Interior printed message is:

A Bright and Happy Christmas to you. from.

The handwritten message is:
David with love R. & xxx
Xmas '05

Back has makers mark:
Published by Appointment
To their Majesties the King and Queen Alexandra
Raphael Tuck & Sons Limited London, Paris, New York
Designed at the studios in England and printed at the Fine Art Works in Saxony
Artistic Series



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