Beautiful original large antique cards given as a Reward of Merit. This listing is for a set of two. Both feature a large red Rose and Lily of the Valley bouquet. Top card has a red border, bottom card has a blue border.
Both cards measure 7.5 inches wide x 5.5 inches tall. Both were presented to Anna Vongdol. One is dated 1886, the other 1887. Top card has a small number 400 in the lower left corner, bottom card is numbered 403.
Condition is very good with top card having a crease upper left corner and a soiled area near the upper right corner. Bottom card has a very tiny crease at the upper left corner.
Beautiful old cards!
Original antique Victorian card.Features a hand fan frame, with a nature scene, that includes water, a tree, and a building.
Measures 4 3/8 inches wide x 5 1/2 inches long.
Handwritten inscription on the back reads:
Henry Wiese from Cora Sherman.
Condition is good with some light horizontal waviness.
Original antique advertising trade card.
Shows a house scene with a fence, trees and small pond. Tan areas on the card are glittered.
Measures 5 inches wide x 4 inches long.
Condition is fair to good with some wear to the edges, crease upper left corner, and paper loss to the lower left corner and back right corners.
Original Antique Merry Christmas Card.
Beautiful die cut and embossed card featuring a large pink rose, rose buds, and a metallic gold stripe down the left edge.
Scrap measures about 3 inches wide x 4 3/4 inches long.
Condition is very good with some light wear around the edges.
Beautiful vivid colors!