Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Valentine card
  • George Kershaw
  • Valentine card, circa 1850
  • Where object was made: United States
  • paper, embossing, appliqué
  • Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Long Ellis Gallery, 315, E2
  • 1928.7086
Description
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Exhibitions

Envelope with scalloped edges and flowers above and below. The envelope is in the center of a sheet of paper embossed with flowers. There is a pink flower above a yellow flower with gold leaves on either side above and below the envelope. There is black text above the top flowers and below the bottom flowers. There are blue flowers on the left and right side of the envelope.