Items in Category Forgetme Nots

GOOD WISHES, sprays of blue forget-me-nots, horseshoe QV RAFOLITH
GOOD WISHES, sprays of blue forget-me-nots, horseshoe
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, two folds giving two side flaps, serrated, embossing with perforations
inside centre:-"WHERESOE'ER THOU MOVE, GOOD LUCK SHALL FLING HER OLD SHOE AFTER"
below:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU -- FROM
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

Author
TENNYSON
Size
11.4 x 8 cm.
GREETINGS above sprays of blue forget-me-nots above bells lower right QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS above sprays of blue forget-me-nots above bells lower right
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, serrate & scalloped edges, embossing with perforations
inside right- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM

Size
8 x 6.3 cm.
GREETINGS at base, sprays of blue forget-me-nots above & behind sprigs of ivy QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS at base, sprays of blue forget-me-nots above & behind sprigs of ivy
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, cog-wheel borders
inside right top:-- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:-MAY THE NEW YEAR WHEREVER YOU MAY BE BRING HAPPINESS AND ALL PROSPERITY, AND MAY ITS CHANGING SEASONS HOLD FOR YOU THE OLD,OLD JOYS AS WELL AS PLEASURES NEW

Author
CLIFTON BINGHAM
Size
8.5 x 14 cm.
GREETINGS below blue forget-me-nots & blue bow beneath ivy leaf, circular whirte perforated marginal design. QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS below blue forget-me-nots & blue bow beneath ivy leaf, circular whirte perforated marginal design.
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, 4 folds giving two side flaps, embossing with perforations
inside centre-
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
left "THE GIVERS LOVING THOUGHT"

Author
LONGFELLOW
Size
10.7 x10.7 cm.
GREETINGS below ivy & spray of blue forget-me-nots hanging down on left & right panels QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS below ivy & spray of blue forget-me-nots hanging down on left & right panels
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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single sheet, four folds giving two folded side panels, embossing with perforations at top
inside left:- TO above FROM
inside centre- ivy & long spray of forget-me-nots hang down over HEARTY WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
inside right:- "HEALTH PEACE AND HAPPINESS TO YOU"
same or different front title & image comes with different greetings inside

Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
9 x 13 cm.
GREETINGS below ivy & spray of blue forget-me-nots hanging down on left & right panels QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS below ivy & spray of blue forget-me-nots hanging down on left & right panels
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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single sheet, four folds giving two folded side panels, embossing with perforations at top
inside left:- TO above FROM
inside centre- ivy & long spray of forget-me-nots hang down over HEARTY WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
inside right:- "CALL ME TO YOUR REMEMBRANCE"
same or different front title & image comes with different greetings inside

Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
9 x 13 cm.
GREETINGS below spray of blue forget-me-nots & a twig of mistletoe under tiny birds, evergreen borders QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS below spray of blue forget-me-nots & a twig of mistletoe under tiny birds, evergreen borders
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold , serrated margins, embossed
inside right- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Size
8 x 11.2 cm.
GREETINGS, sprays of blue forget-me-nots, gilt embossed, designed inset winter scene, man walking away with gun on shoulder QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS, sprays of blue forget-me-nots, gilt embossed, designed inset winter scene, man walking away with gun on shoulder
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut cover & sheet secured with ribbon, each single fold, embossing
inside right first page:-"I BLESS THEE WITH A HUMAN HEART -- GOD SHIELD THEE TO THY LATEST YEARS
second page:-SINCERE WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Author
WORDSWORTH
Size
8.4 x 12.3 cm.
GREETINGS TO YOU ALL, sprays of blue forget-me-nots around, perforated gilt design QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS TO YOU ALL, sprays of blue forget-me-nots around, perforated gilt design
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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two sheets, die-cut flap on front secured with metallic thread, coarsely serrated edges, embossing with perforations
inside back:-A HAPPY YULETIDE. MAY THE PRESENT'S ROSY FINGERS WEAVE A GARLAND FOR YOUR BROW AND THE FUTURE'S GOLDEN GLORY SHED ITS BRIGHTNESS ROUND YOU NOW.
inside back not scanned as to do so might damage the card

Author
SHAKESPEARE, ELIZ WALTON
Size
13.2 x 11.2 cm.
HAPPY HOURS ATTEND ON YOU spray of blue forget-me-nots QV RAFOLITH
HAPPY HOURS ATTEND ON YOU spray of blue forget-me-nots
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, embossing with perforations
inside right;- SINCERE WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS. THE FASHIONS CHANGE WITH PASSING YEARS, BUT WINTER STILL BRINGS SNOW AND RIME, AND STILL THE LOVE THAT WARMS AND CHEERS AWAKES AT HAPPY CHRISTMAS TIME

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
8 x 15 cm.
HEARTY GREETING FOR CHRISTMAS between scant forget-me nots on narrow top & bottom serrated flaps QV RAFOLITH
HEARTY GREETING FOR CHRISTMAS between scant forget-me nots on narrow top & bottom serrated flaps
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, triple fold, serrated & irregular edges,embossed designs
inside right:- GOOD LUCK & white carnations over white horse-shoe
used 1894

Size
10.2 x 7.4 cm.
no front title, ivy leaves & sprays of blue forget-me-nots on narrow left flap QV RAFOLITH
no front title, ivy leaves & sprays of blue forget-me-nots on narrow left flap
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold giving two left flaps, embossed
inside right top:- "STILL ARE THE THOUGHTS TO MEMORY DEAR"
below:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
FROM:-

Author
SCOTT
Size
6.5 x 12.7cm.
no front title, rope of blue forget-me-nots across perforated panel QV RAFOLITH
no front title, rope of blue forget-me-nots across perforated panel
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold giving top & bottom flaps, embossing with perforations
back:-two ropes of flowers vertically on each side of Tuck information
inside centre:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- JOY BE YOURS THIS CHRISTMAS MORNING GLAD AND MERRY MAY YOU BE, PLEASURE ALL YOUR LIFE ADORNING, MANY A CHRISTMAS MAY YOU SEE

Author
E.H.
Size
10.3 x 6.3 cm.
no front title sprays of blue forget-me-nots & bells QV RAFOLITH
no front title sprays of blue forget-me-nots & bells
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, 2 folds giving folded flap on left, serrated top & bottom margins, much embossing, perforations right
inside right:- forget-me-nots above" I HOWEVER FAR SHALL YET BE NEAR IN LOVING WISHES"
below:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU -- from
same image comes with different greeting inside

Author
BROWNING
Size
12.2 x 8.6 cm.
no front title, sprays of blue forget-me-nots & ivy leaves in front of trellis through which there is a framed gateway QV RAFOLITH
no front title, sprays of blue forget-me-nots & ivy leaves in front of trellis through which there is a framed gateway
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut joined sheet, four folds give two side flaps, embossing with many perforations
inside centre:- gilt A HAPPY NEW YEAR around water inset with prominent tree
come with same exterior different inside

Size
11.4 x 12.4 cm.
no front title, sprays of blue forget-me-nots & ivy leaves in front of trellis through which there is a framed gateway QV RAFOLITH
no front title, sprays of blue forget-me-nots & ivy leaves in front of trellis through which there is a framed gateway
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, four folds giving two double side flaps, embossing with perforations
inside centre- NEW YEAR GREETINGS around watery inset of river & 2 trees
same exterior comes with different inside

Size
8.5 x 7.7 cm.
no front title, sprays of blue forget-me-nots lying horizontally, partly under flap with horseshoe of forget-me-nots QV RAFOLITH
no front title, sprays of blue forget-me-nots lying horizontally, partly under flap with horseshoe of forget-me-nots
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die- cut single sheet, two folds, oblong giving appearance of an envelope
inside centre- WITH HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS-- FROM
same absent front title & image comes with different greetings inside

Size
11.4 x 7.2 cm.
no front title, sprays of blue forget-me-nots lying horizontally, partly under flap with horseshoe of forget-me-nots QV RAFOLITH
no front title, sprays of blue forget-me-nots lying horizontally, partly under flap with horseshoe of forget-me-nots
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die- cut single sheet, two folds, oblong giving appearance of an envelope
inside centre- GLAD GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR -- FROM
same absent front title & image comes with different greetings inside

Size
11.4 x 7.2 cm.
no front title, sprays of blue forget-me-nots where left & right flaps join, marginal perforated designs QV RAFOLITH
no front title, sprays of blue forget-me-nots where left & right flaps join, marginal perforated designs
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, two folds giving two side flaps, embossed
back:-spray of flowers above Tuck information
inside centre- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Size
8.5 x 7.7 cm.
no front title vertical sprays of blue forget-me-nots & bells QV RAFOLITH
no front title vertical sprays of blue forget-me-nots & bells
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, 2 folds giving folded flap on left, serrated top & bottom margins, much embossing, perforations right
inside right- forget-me-nots above MAY ONLY GOLDEN THREADS BE WROUGHT IN LIFE'S NEW WEB TO-DAY -- SINCERE WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- from
used in 1898
same image comes with different greeting inside

Size
7 x 15 cm.
REMEMBRANCE in gilt below sprays of blue forget-me-nots in front of ivy, all in front of white perforated design QV RAFOLITH
REMEMBRANCE in gilt below sprays of blue forget-me-nots in front of ivy, all in front of white perforated design
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, one fold., embossed, perforated
inside right- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Size
7.5 x 12.8 cm.
TO GREET YOU across 2 flaps below, sprays of blue forget-me-nots & ivy coming down from perforated window, 3 bells right QV RAFOLITH
TO GREET YOU across 2 flaps below, sprays of blue forget-me-nots & ivy coming down from  perforated window, 3 bells right
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold giving two side flaps, embossing with perforations
inside centre- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR FROM

Size
9.3 x 14 cm.
TO GREET YOU in gilt on white plaque below sprays of blue forget-me-nots & ivy, QV RAFOLITH
TO GREET YOU in gilt on white plaque below sprays of blue forget-me-nots & ivy,
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, embossing with perforations
inside right top:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU & oval watery inset
below:-IN THE SILVER DAWNING OF ANOTHER YEAR I BID YOU BLITHE GOOD MORNING, WITH LOVING WORDS OF CHEER -- ALL THE YEAR-LONG JOURNEY THROUGH MAY GOOD FORTUNE GO WITH YOU.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
8.5 x 14 cm.
TO GREET YOU lower left, sprays of blue forget-me-nots in wicker basket in perforated window QV RAFOLITH
TO GREET YOU lower left, sprays of blue forget-me-nots in wicker basket in perforated window
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, much cut-out perforation round round central design, shallow scallops at edges
inside right -A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS. floral design with tiny birds & flowers above:- ALL HUSHED MAY BE THE STREAMLET'S VOICE, THE SUN BUT DIMLY SHINE, YET CHRISTMAS HAS A THOUSAND JOYS, AND MAY THE BEST BE THINE.

Author
ELIZ WALTON
Size
7 x 13 cm.
TO GREET YOU right, sprays of blue forget-me-nots in wicker basket QV RAFOLITH
TO GREET YOU right, sprays of blue forget-me-nots in wicker basket
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet double fold giving two side flaps, serrated margins top & bottom
inside centre- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
same image BIRTHDAY GREETINGS

Size
11.6 x 9.2 cm.
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH on tag coming front through slot, sprays of blue forget-me-nots & ivy, QV RAFOLITH
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH on tag coming front through slot, sprays of blue forget-me-nots & ivy,
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold giving two side flaps, embossing with perforations
inside centre- HEARTY GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES FOR A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Size
11.3 x 7 cm.
HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS, large ivy leaves cascade down left, scant pale blue forget me nots right, perforations at top QV RAFOLITH
HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS, large ivy leaves cascade down left, scant pale blue forget me nots right, perforations at top
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Ivy
Set Comment

back:- logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN --
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single perforated sheet, single fold, embossed
inside right top:-CHRISTMAS TIDE
below:- THIS CHRISTMAS TIDE ALL GOOD BEFALL, MIRTHRING AROUND, IN REASON, WHILE HEARTILY I WISH YOU ALL THE BLESSINGS OF THE SEASON.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
11.8 x 13.7 cm.
REMEMBRANCE in gilt on mossy white placard below large ivy leaves, background of tiny stylized flowers QV RAFOLITH
REMEMBRANCE in gilt on mossy white placard below large ivy leaves, background of tiny stylized flowers
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Ivy
Set Comment

back:- logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN --
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die- cut double fold giving two side flaps, perforated scalloped borders, embossing, glittered

inside centre top:-- I BLESS THEE WITH A HUMAN HEART -- GOD SHIELD THEE TO THY LATEST YEARS --
below:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

Author
WORDSWORTH
Size
8.5 x 14 cm.
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU in gilt rural watery inset of trees & houses back. forget-me -nots & ivy left flap QV RAFOLITH
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU in gilt rural watery inset of trees & houses back. forget-me -nots & ivy left flap
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New year, Rural, Oversize
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK-- with or without PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT
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oblong single sheet, doubled fold, heavily perforated
inside - Tuck information only

Author
M.S. HAYCRAFT
Size
7.6 x 12 cm.
BEST WISHES above perforated chain of blue forget-me-nots & white daisies with yellow centres QV RAFOLITH
BEST WISHES above perforated chain of blue forget-me-nots & white daisies with yellow centres
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, General Greeting, forget-me-nots
Set Comment

die-cut, single variously folded & cut card, some with serrated edges
back:- logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN --
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold giving top & bottom flaps, embossing with perforations
inside centre left:- A TOKEN OF REMEMBRANCE
inside centre right:- ACCEPT THIS TOKEN OF MY LOVING THOUGHT 'TIS SMALL, 'TIS TRUE BUT NONE THE LESST WITH TENDERNESS IS FRAUGHT, AND GOES TO YOU--A TRIBUTE THAT MY HEART IS FULL AND FOND, THOUGH WORDS ARE FEW

Author
F. ROCHAT
Size
14.5 x 9.5 cm.
GOOD WISHES in white on design insets, stylised & blue forget-me-nots around, embossed QV RAFOLITH
GOOD WISHES in white on design insets, stylised & blue forget-me-nots around, embossed
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, General Greeting, forget-me-nots
Set Comment

die-cut, single variously folded & cut card, some with serrated edges
back:- logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN --
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold, coarsely scalloped edges
inside right top left side:- MY HEART GREETS YOU
right side:- GIVE ME A HEART THAT IS KIND AND TRUE, A HEART THAT HATH MANY A GENTLE WILE - I CAREW NOT IF EYES BE BROWN OR BLUE, IF THEY MEET MINE OWN WITH A , FOR BEAUTY OR RICHES I DO NOT PINE, I ASK FOR A HEART THAT RESPONDS TO MINE.LOVING SMILE;

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
15.6 x 9.8 cm.
NOT THE GIFT BUT THE GIVING, below sprays of blue forget-me-nots, & 3 ivy leaves above QV RAFOLITH
NOT THE GIFT BUT THE GIVING, below sprays of blue forget-me-nots, & 3 ivy leaves above
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, General Greeting, forget-me-nots
Set Comment

die-cut, single variously folded & cut card, some with serrated edges
back:- logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN --
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold, coarsely scalloped edges
inside right:- A TOKEN OF AFFECTION -- AS I'M NO HAND AT WRITING RHYMES I STOLE POOR CUPID'S VERSE BETIMES (JUST ASK HIM IF YOU DOUBT IT). TO ALL HE SAYS I "DITTO" SAY--O BE MY TRUE LOVE RIGHT AWAY, AND SAY NO MORE ABOUT IT
used 1898

Author
F. ROCHAT & RUSKIN
Size
8 x 13.8 cm.
GOOD WISHES in white on cream & white plaques surrounded by blue & white forget-me-nots QV RAFOLITH
GOOD WISHES in white on cream & white plaques surrounded by blue & white forget-me-nots
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, various,
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT -- ARTISTIC SERIES

Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold
inside right:, left:-MY HEART GREETS YOU.
right:-GIVE ME A HEART THAT IS KIND AND TRUE, A HEART THAT HAS MANY A GENTLE WILE -I CARE NOT IF EYES BE BROWN OR BLUE.....THAT RESPONDS TO MINE

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
15.5 x 9.8 cm.
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR pale blue-bird-of happiness flies right with rose in bill. roses & rural scene below left QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR pale blue-bird-of happiness flies right with rose in bill. roses & rural scene below left
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, front panel glued to patterned back, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, in small print at base

Item Comment

complex floral back design, pink fringes

Size
10 x 6,5 cm (plus fringes)
WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS blue-bird-of happiness flies right with forget-me-not in bill. forget-me-nots below left QV Fringed
WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS blue-bird-of happiness flies right with forget-me-not in bill. forget-me-nots below left
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, front panel glued to patterned back, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, in small print at base

Item Comment

complex floral back design, yellow fringes

Size
10 x 6,5 cm (plus fringes)
WISHING YOUI A HAPPY CHRISTMAS below blue-bird-of happiness flying right with forget-me-nots in beak, forget-me-nots below feft QV Fringed
no images for this item
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, front panel glued to patterned back, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, in small print at base

Item Comment

yellow fringes

Size
10 x 6.5 cm.(plus fringes)
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY inset with verse THE VOLUME OF THY LIFE ... wreath of forget-me-nots QV Fringed
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY inset with verse THE VOLUME OF THY LIFE ... wreath of forget-me-nots
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base

Item Comment

reverse: BIRTHDAY GREETINGS in gilt, inset with verse BRIGHT BE YOUR BIRTHDAY, wreath of roses
bright pink fringes

Size
11.1 x 7.6 cm. (plus fringes)
ALL HAPPINESS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY above right pink wild roses & forget-me-nots, butterfly above QV Fringed
ALL HAPPINESS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY above right pink wild roses & forget-me-nots, butterfly above
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base

Item Comment

back:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY top right, pink azaleas & eidelweis flowers
grey fringes

Size
11.5 x 18 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
A GARLAND OF LOVE'S SWEETEST FLOWERS ENCIRCLE ALL YOUR HAPPY HOURS. finch perched on hand, forget-me-nots right QV Fringed
A GARLAND OF LOVE'S SWEETEST FLOWERS ENCIRCLE ALL YOUR HAPPY HOURS. finch perched on hand, forget-me-nots right
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, birds, oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

Item Comment

back:-SOFTLY WOULD I WHISPER, DEAR HAPPY CHRISTMAS, GLAD NEW YEAR finch perched on hand
white margins , pale yellow fringes

Size
8 x 12.8 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS hand reaches out to forget-me-nots, pink shawl, pale grey background QV Fringed
A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS hand reaches out to forget-me-nots, pink shawl, pale grey background
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

back:-WITH THE SEASONS GREETINGS hand holds bowl of roses
golden fringes

Size
8.4 x 4 cm.(plus fringes)
A BRIGHT NEW YEAR in gilt upper right over lilies & forget-me-nots QV Fringed
A BRIGHT NEW YEAR in gilt upper right over lilies & forget-me-nots
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

back:-A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE, silver fringes

Size
6.8 x 10.3.(plus fringes),
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS blue forget-me-nots over gilt central wooden panel with pale green margins QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS blue forget-me-nots over gilt central wooden panel with pale green margins
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

back:-WISHING YOU A BRIGHT CHRISTMAS pink forget-me-nots over gilt central wooden panel with pale green margins
pale yellow fringes

Size
7.5 x 11.5 cm.(plus fringes)
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU centrally, blue forget-me-nots & pink flowers surround QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU centrally, blue forget-me-nots & pink flowers surround
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

back:-NEW YEAR GREETINGS centrally, moss roses & white flowers surround
cream fringes

Size
7.5 x 9 cm.(plus fringes)
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU on white corner, white & pink flowers left, rural watery scene right QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU on white corner, white & pink flowers left, rural watery scene right
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

back:-WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR on white corner, rural watery scene left, forget-me-nots right
white margins, sparse white fringes

Size
11 x 8.5 cm.(plus fringes).
A HAPPY NEW YEAR below GOOD LUCK & purple daisies & fork QV Fringed
A HAPPY NEW YEAR below GOOD LUCK & purple daisies & fork
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

back:-A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU below GOOD LUCK & forget-me-nots & fork
red fringes

Size
7.5 x 9 cm.(plus fringes)
CHRISTMAS A GARLAND OF FLOWERS SWEETEST FLOWERS ENCIRCLE ALL YOUR HAPPY HOURS in wreath of forget-me-nots QV Fringed
CHRISTMAS A GARLAND OF FLOWERS SWEETEST FLOWERS ENCIRCLE ALL YOUR HAPPY HOURS in wreath of forget-me-nots
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

back:-MAY HAPPINESS ROUND YOU CROWD TO SET THE SEASON SHINING AND HIDING EVERY WATER CLOUD BE PLEASURES SILV'RY LINING in wreath of white flowers
narrow silver margins,white fringes

Author
P.R.E.H.
Size
7.5 x 9 cm.(plus fringes)
IF THOU WOULD'ST REAP IN LOVE FIRST SOWN IN HOLY FEAR SO LIFE A WINTER'S MORN MAY PROVE TON A BRIGHT ENDLESS YEAR FORGET-ME-NOTS QV Fringed
IF THOU WOULD'ST REAP IN LOVE FIRST SOWN IN HOLY FEAR SO LIFE A WINTER'S MORN MAY PROVE TON A BRIGHT ENDLESS YEAR FORGET-ME-NOTS
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

back:-VERY HAPPY MAY IT BE CHRISTMAS TIME TO THINE AND THEE yellow centered white daisies
silver fringes

Size
12 x 8 cm.(plus fringes)
MAY CHRISTMAS DAY BE BRIGHT AND FAIR pink rose & forget-me-nots QV Fringed
MAY CHRISTMAS DAY BE BRIGHT AND FAIR pink rose & forget-me-nots
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

back:-MAY ALL THY PATHS WITH JOY BE STREWN AND SWIFT THE SEASONS GLIDE....HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE
pale blue fringes

Size
8 x 13 cm.(plus fringes)
MAY EVERY CHRISTMAS BE SWEETER THAN THE LAST below left, rose, wallflowers, forget-me-nots above embossed bow QV Fringed
MAY EVERY CHRISTMAS BE SWEETER THAN THE LAST below left, rose, wallflowers, forget-me-nots above embossed bow
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

back:-MAY YOUR NEW YEAR'S JOY CLIMB AS HIGH AS MY WISH pink rose, violets, anemone & leaves above embossed bow
silver fringes

Size
7.5 x 9 cm.(plus fringes)
MAY HE THE SUN OF RIGHTEOUSNESS WHO CAME TO MANIFEST HIS LOVE....FROM HEAVEN ABOVE in wreath of forget-me-nots QV Fringed
MAY HE THE SUN OF RIGHTEOUSNESS WHO CAME TO MANIFEST HIS LOVE....FROM HEAVEN ABOVE in wreath of forget-me-nots
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

back:-THOUGH WE CANNOT HOPE TO MEASURE ALL THE WEALTH OF HEAVEN'S LOVE,,,,BLESSINGS FROM ABOVE in wreath of white clematis
blue fringes

Size
7.5 x 9 cm.(plus fringes)