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Port Family Collection :
Date:
c1890
Title:
Greeting Card
Object ID:
2013.400.266
Object Name:
Card, Greeting
Scope & Content:
Greeting card.
Single piece of card, rectangular shaped.
Front says "MIZPAH" and "The Lord watch between Me and Thee when we are absent one from another"
Depicts white flowers with green foliage on white background, with brown lettering.

[Mizpah is a word from the book of Genesis in the Bible that denotes an emotional bond between two people who are separated either by distance or death.]

Back has pre—written text in brown lettering:
"Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth. 3 John 2."

Card printed by Marcus Ward & Co. Limited.

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