Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Valentine card
  • United States
  • Valentine card, date unknown
  • Where object was made: United States
  • perforated paper, embossing, collage, satin, hand coloring, gold relief
  • Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7095
Description

Valentine that is printed with a large, color decoration in the center of the front of the card. There is a yellow flower with green leaves in the center of the decoration, and it is surrounded by scroll and an oval in gold ink. There is another shape around the oval, and there are floral decorations which extend out toward the four corners of the card. There is a thick band of perforated decoration around the edges of the card.