Ypres: Rare Printed Patriotic Flames Ww1 Silk Postcard For Sale
Patriotic greetings silk postcard with a printed silk of YPRES and the town on fire. This is almost an identical image to the woven flames card. Soie. Not brodee. Soie.
This card is excellent quality. See my book: An Illustrated History of the Embroidered Silk Postcard (ISBN 0-9540235-0-1)for all information on embroidered silk postcards.
Rarity:Part of a rare series of printed cards with almost the same image as the woven flames series.
Overall condition: Excellent.A card thatwould look good alongside any collection of woven silk postcards.
Surface marks: Minor ageing
Condition of Back:Excellent
Image: I try very hard to get the image to match the real item, but the scanning process can lead to differences.Thewoven nature of the silk material can causeinterference patterns in the scanning process that are not on the postcard itself.
Postage and packing: UK - £1.00; Europe - £1.70; Rest of world - £2.30
Signed for delivery is available at additional cost. I cannot be held responsible for items that do not arrive in the post without recorded or special delivery.
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All cards are sent in protective plastic sleeve with cardboard stiffener.
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