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Heart-shaped valentines card

Artist:
Anonymous, British or American, 19th century
Date:
1850–99
Medium:
Embossed paper, color lithography, artificial flowers
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 11/16 x 8 in. (22 x 20.3 cm)
Classification:
Miscellaneous
Credit Line:
Gift of Morrison H. Heckscher, 1989
Accession Number:
1989.1154 (2)
Not on view
Valentines card, shaped like a heart, clad in green lace with a heart-shaped image of a boy and girl in the center, combined with the text "with love and devotion". The card is further decorated with fake (partly textile) twigs of cherry blossom.
Donor: Morrison H. Heckscher
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