Mothers Day Card

Object number

LDVAL 2005.1.3

Description

Mothers day card to Alice Biebuyk from her pet dog Rex, and pet bird Bimbo

Physical description

Small folded card showinf a drawn picture of a young girl in a yellow dress, with a blue ribbon in her brown hair. She sits in a field of flowers, with a blue bird perched on her left hand.

Condition

Good

Type

Mothers Day Card

Size

Whole - folded length: 127mm
width: 111mm

Collection type

Ephemera

Inscription

Inscription Printed On front: To MOTHER with LOVE / ON HER / Special / Day!
Inscription Printed inside: This is YOUR DAY, Mother dear, / One of the nicest in the year, / May all the joys that you have known / And special pleasures all your own / Increase a thousand-fold, and bring / True HAPPINESS in everything.
Inscription Written Inside: To / Mum, / with all our love / from / Rex and Bimbo / XXXXXXX
Makers Mark Printed On back, bottom right hand corner: SHARPE'S / ?CLASSIC? / MADE IN / ENGLAND

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1608/3

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Metadata
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeMothers Day Card
Collection typeEphemera