Christmas card, depicting a young girl sleeping on a purple pansy, undated

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Location Note

Ephemera: Christmas Cards: Box 34

GUSN

GUSN-195212

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Description

Christmas card with a design of a girl sleeping on a purple pansy with a background of clouds enclosed in a decorative border. The card bears the name of Marcus Ward & Co. in the lower left corner, which was a paper and stationary company that became succesful at printing greeting cards in the late 1860s. In the lower right corner is the abbreviation, Ent. Sta. Hall, which stands for "entered at Stationer's Hall", where the London copyright was "normally secured" from 1554 to 1924.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Christmas
printed ephemera
Christmas cards
greeting cards

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 000351
AccessID 534
Other identifier HNEDID-000351

Physical Description

1 greeting card

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.05.TMP.003

Places

Belfast (Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom)

Record Details

Originator

Marcus Ward & Co. (publisher)

Material Type

Christmas cards
greeting cards

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Ephemera: Christmas Cards: Box 34