Hi there....these silk advertising pieces were produced by cigarette companies and put in packs... they were collected and trade between 1911 and 1918... nice visual piece of Irish history with the mad queen by Nebo Cigarettes measures 2-1/2" x 3" ... slight age wearPlease... have a browse of our .. Blukentucky storePlease review photos ..this is the exact item or items that we will ship...SHIPPING... shipped day of payment ...6 days per week... On Mon-Fri ... orders paid by 4:00pmwe ship daily M-S...Thanks!
embroidered silk postcard is a common souvenir of the First World War - or advertising. They areblank postcards onto which an embossed paper surround has been glued, to frame and hold a central piece of silk. On the silk, a design is hand-embroidered in coloured thread
1872 Government Postal Cards
Pioneer Era (Pre-1898)
Private Mailing Card Era (1898-1901)
Undivided Back Postcard Era (1901-1907)
Divided Back Era ? Golden Age of Postcards (1907-1915)