3D Valentine's Bouquet; [With Best Wishes
3D Valentine's Bouquet; [With Best Wishes
3D Valentine's Bouquet; [With Best Wishes

[VALENTINE]. 3D Valentine's Bouquet; [With Best Wishes].

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[VALENTINE] 3D Valentine's Bouquet; [With Best Wishes] [c.1890].

Rectangular Victorian valentine (9 x 13.5cm approx), textured paper rimmed in pink, with onlaid bouquet featuring numerous chromolithographed flowers and 'With best wishes' ribbon to the base; ribbon pull allowing flowers to fall forwards, revealing countryside scene with figures, and printed aphorisms to the reverse; ribbon a little frayed at each end; mechanism delicate; a charming design, not seen before by this bookseller.
A previous sender has written:
"For my own Viccy
on her Birthday
June 18th 1953
With every loving
wish
to her sweet self
and tenderest
thoughts
for this great
occasion
From her Pat"
in ink to the verso.

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