H973.244.2a-b - Greeting card c. 1870-1890

Catalogue Number
H973.244.2a-b
Object Name
Card
Object Type
Greeting
Culture
Western European?
Origin Country
Germany
Dates/Period
1870s, 1880s
Date
1870 to 1890
Physical Description
a) cardboard card with envelope 6.6 cm x 3.2 cm glued on; loose flap decorated with coloured sticker, which depicts tiny yellow envelope whose flap reads "True love" and seals two red roses with its red seal; green leaves; brown dots scattered over sticker envelope and actual envelope back; b) name card, in script, reads: "Sarah A. Toop"; flourishes decorate capital letters; drawing of a fish under the letters "S"; fawn in colour small card is not scalloped; large card and envelope are scalloped.
Material
PAPER, paper
Colour
Cream, Red, Green, Yellow, Brown
Parts
Artifact Part Height (cm) Length (cm) Width (cm) Depth (cm) Diameter (cm) Thickness (cm) Weight
22.86 5.20
Technique
printed, glued
Nomenclature
Department
History
Source
Cuthbertson, H.D. (Mrs.)