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Valentine envelope: P.14413-R-70

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Valentine envelope

Maker(s)

Publisher: Unknown

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Description

White coated paper with silvered embossed design and inset hand-painted pink rose on the recto with silver framed mottoes at upper and lower centre: 'REMEMBER ME' ; 'GRANT ME / THY LOVE'.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Dr J. W. L. Glaisher, 1928

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1928) by Glaisher, J. W. L., Dr

Dating

19th century
Circa 1860 - Circa 1880

School or Style

British

Techniques used in production

Watercolour
Hand-colouring

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14413-R-70
Primary reference Number: 214919
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 14 February 2017 Updated: Friday 26 January 2018 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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