Items in Category Apple Blossom

no front title, 4 bluebirds of happiness perched among apple blossom KED&KGV
no front title, 4 bluebirds of happiness perched among apple blossom
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Greeting, FINE ART PUBLISHERS...THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed. VII & G.V. period), no place of manufacture, Christmas & New Year
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Tuck logo, FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.

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oblong single sheet, single top/bottom fold
inside back:-ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND MAY THE COMING YEAR BRING HAPPY DAYS

Size
12 x 10.2 cm.
GREETINGS in gilt above & left, apple blossom, elaborate gilt design round rural inset bridge KED&QA Bavaria
GREETINGS in gilt above & left, apple blossom, elaborate gilt design round rural inset bridge
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK --PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT-- TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA-- with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:-RADIANT MEMORIES SWEETLY PLAY ROUND THE NAME OF CHRISTMAS DAY
below:-CHRISTMAS GREETING AND ALL GOOD WISHES FROM

Size
10.2 x 7.5 cm.
GOOD WISHES in gilt lower right, designed top & bottom KED&QA Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt lower right, designed top & bottom
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony,Christmas & New Year, floral, apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK --PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT-- TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without ARTISTIC SERIES- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut, single fold to give left & right flap, embossed
inside right top-''GOOD LUCK AND HAPPINESS UPON YOU WAIT THIS MERRY SEASON''
below-REMEMBRANCE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Size
11.3 x 9.8 cm
LOVING WISHES(L & W illuminated) apple blossoms up top and in heart-shaped inset KED&QA Saxony
LOVING WISHES(L & W illuminated) apple blossoms up top and in heart-shaped inset
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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logo over TRADE MARK --PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT-- TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ;with or w/o PARIS ; NEW YORK; BERLIN; MONTREAL-- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- -- ARTISTIC SERIES
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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oblong single sheet, single half-fold, unusual cut to give small left, embossed
inside right:- TO MY SWEETHEART
below:- LOVING HEARTS LIKE THINE AND MINE, NAUGHT CAN SEVER OR DIVIDE; LOVE'S BRIGHT TENDRILS 'ROUND THEM TWINE, LINKING THEM CLOSE WHAT'ER BETIDE

Size
9.2 x 14.5 cm.
ALL GOOD BETIDE YOU(A,G,Y illuminated) white & purple apple blossom around, white marignal design on 3 sides QV Germany
ALL GOOD BETIDE YOU(A,G,Y illuminated) white & purple apple blossom around, white marignal design on 3 sides
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, floral, apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK --BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY, COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, once folded,
inside right :- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM

Size
7.2 x 8.5 cm.
GOOD WISHES in gilt on brown background, heavilly designed margins round pink apple blossom QV Germany
GOOD WISHES in gilt on brown background, heavilly designed margins round pink apple blossom
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, floral, apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK --BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY, COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, once folded,
inside right top :- WISHING YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-SHOULD OLD ACQUAINTANCE BE FORGOT AND NEVER BROUGHT TO MIND? IF OTHERS THINK SO --I DO NOT, SO TAKE A GREETING KIND

Size
8.5 x 10.4 cm.
HEARTY GREETING in gilt centrally in circlet of pink apple blossom QV Germany
HEARTY GREETING in gilt centrally in circlet of pink apple blossom
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, floral, apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK --BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY, COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double folded, top and bottom edges serrated
inside right :- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM

Size
10.7 x 8 cm.
LOVING GREETINGS in gilt below chain of pink apple blossom held by flying angel QV Germany
LOVING GREETINGS in gilt below chain of pink apple blossom held by flying angel
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, floral, apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK --BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY, COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single folded, 3 edges serrated
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- IT IS HERE-THE HAPPY CHRISTMAS YOU HAVE DREAMT OF MANY A NIGHT MORE THAN ALL YOUR FANCY PAINTED BE ITS MEASURE OF DELIGHT.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
7 x 10.3 cm.
HEARTY GREETINGS (H&G illuminated) apple blossom & barley on both front flaps, rural harvest scene visible between QV Germany
HEARTY GREETINGS (H&G illuminated) apple blossom & barley on both front flaps, rural harvest scene visible between
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, floral, apple blossom, rural inset
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logo over TRADE MARK --BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY, COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet,four folds with flaps folded diagonally again, embossed
inside left fold:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR.
inside right fold:-JOY AND ALL GOOD THINGS BEFORTUNE YOU.

Size
15.5 x 6.5 cm.
TO GREET YOU (T,G,Y illuminated) apple blossom & barley on both flaps, watery rural scene visible behind bell, marginal design of barley QV Germany
TO GREET YOU (T,G,Y illuminated) apple blossom & barley on both flaps, watery rural scene visible behind bell, marginal design of barley
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, floral, apple blossom, rural inset
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logo over TRADE MARK --BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY, COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, 2 folds with front flap cut to outline bell & folded again, embossed
inside back top:- NEW YEAR GREETINGS
below:-TO WISH THAT NEW YEAR HOURS MAY BE FROM EVERY CARE AND SHADOW FREE

Size
15.5 x 6.5 cm.
ALL GOOD WISHES in gilt lower right,design at base, framed rural inset, white & pale pink apple blossom above 2 apples on ground QV Saxony
ALL GOOD WISHES in gilt lower right,design at base, framed rural inset, white & pale pink apple blossom above 2 apples on ground
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT - PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED) AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold giving left & right flaps, 3 irregular designed edges
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES
below:- A MERRY BLITHESOME CHRISTMAS! AND MAY THE SEASONS FLIGHT SHINE OUT IN YOUR REMEMBRANCE.....EVER BRIGHT.

Author
K.T. SIZER
Size
8. x 14 cm.
BRIGHT(B illuminated) AND JOYOUS MAY YOUR CHRISTMAS BE white & pale pink apple blossom over glittery design QV Saxony
BRIGHT(B illuminated) AND JOYOUS MAY YOUR CHRISTMAS BE white & pale pink apple blossom over glittery design
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT - PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED) AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold giving right & perforated flaps, 3 serrated edges
inside right:- A GREETING FOR YOU
& inset of bird on bough to left
below:- MAY CHRISTMAS BRING THEE HAPPINESS, AND EVERY JOY THAT LIFE CAN BLESS, OLD FRIENDS AND TRUE-NEW FRIENDS AND KIND, AND PRITHEE BEAR THIS ONE IN MIND.

Author
CLIFTON BINGHAM
Size
10,5 x 7.6 cm.
GOOD WISHES in gilt below, white & pale pink apple blossom in chains above QV Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt below, white & pale pink apple blossom in chains above
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT - PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED) AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold giving left & right flaps, irregular designed edges
inside right:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:-MY TRUE AND HEARTY WISHES TAKE - MAY PEACE BEYOND EXPRESSING AND ALL BEST GIFTS THE SEASON MAKE A TIME OF JOY AND BLESSING!

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9 x 15 cm.
GREETINGS in gilt design, white & pale pink apple blossom in vertical chains with white design QV Saxony
GREETINGS in gilt design, white & pale pink apple blossom in vertical chains with white design
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT - PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED) AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold giving left & right flaps, 3 irregular designed edges
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
below:- A THOUSAND GLAD GOOD WISHES TAKE ONCE MORE, DEAR HEART, FROM ME; MAY YOUR CHRISTMAS DAY BE MERRY - MAY YOUR NEW YEAR HAPPY BE!

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
10 x 15 cm.
GREETINGS on white plaque in circlet of pale pink apple blossom, more above and below QV Saxony
GREETINGS on white plaque in circlet of pale pink apple blossom, more above and below
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT - PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED) AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold giving left & right flaps, embossed perforated
inside right:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Size
7.5 x14 cm.
SINCERE WISHES in gilt at base, white & pale pink apple blossom above, gilt perforated marginal design QV Saxony
SINCERE WISHES  in gilt at base, white & pale pink apple blossom above, gilt perforated marginal design
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT - PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED) AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold giving left & right flaps, 3 irregular designed edges
inside right:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
used in 1899

Size
8.2 x 15 cm.
WISHES in gilt design at base, white & pale pink apple blossom in chains above on very perforated front QV Saxony
WISHES in gilt design at base, white & pale pink apple blossom in chains above on very perforated front
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT - PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED) AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold giving left & right flaps, 3 irregular designed edges
inside right:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Size
8.3 x 14.7 cm.
GREETINGS horizontally vertical spray of white/pink apple blossom left, sprays of white blossom central & right QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS horizontally vertical spray of white/pink apple blossom left, sprays of white blossom central & right
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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cover & sheet single folded, secured with string, embossed stylised white blossom at margins
first page:-spray of flowers above " ALL JOY BEFALL YOU"
inside centre right:- THIS BEARS MY GREETING KIND AND BRIGHT//FLY THE KIND THOUGHTS THAT NEED NO SPEECH

Author
SHAKESPEARE, H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
8.8 x 14.5 cm.
GREETINGS in gilt & red on white plaque set in perforated design over white apple blossom & leafy design QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS in gilt & red on white plaque set in perforated design over white apple blossom & leafy design
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold, serrated edges
inside right top:- "THINE BE EVERY JOY AND TREASURE, PEACE, ENJOYMENT, LOVE, AND PLEASURE"
below:- SINCERE WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Author
BURNS
Size
12 x 9.5 cm.
GREETINGS on brown plaque set in perforated design, chain of white apple blossom & purple/white pansies QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS  on brown plaque set in perforated design, chain of white apple blossom & purple/white pansies
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Apple blossom
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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single sheet, single fold, irregular edges
inside below left :- A TOKEN OF REMEMBRANCE
inside below right :- ACCEPT THIS TOKEN OF MY LOVING THOUGHT, 'TIS SMALL, 'TIS TRUE, BUT NONE THE LESS WITH TENDERNESS IS FRAUGHT AND GOES TO YOU- A TRIBUTE THAT MY HEART IS FULL AND FOND, THOUGH WORDS ARE FEW

Author
F. ROCHAT
Size
14 x 9.4 cm.
GOOD WISHES below bumble bee & white apple blossom over cobweb, ivy on corners & left side QV RAFOLITH
GOOD  WISHES below bumble bee & white apple blossom over cobweb, ivy on corners & left side
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Apple blossom, white or pink
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logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHhttps://eph.tuckdb.org/items/10512/editERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold
inside right top:- "I COUNT MYSELF IN NOTHING ELSE SO HAPPY AS IN A SOUL REMEMBERING MY GOOD FRIENDS"
below:- HEARTY GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS ..FROM
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
7 x 12 cm.
GOOD WISHES below bumble bee & white apple blossom over cobweb, ivy on corners & left side QV RAFOLITH
GOOD  WISHES below bumble bee & white apple blossom over cobweb, ivy on corners & left side
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Apple blossom, white or pink
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logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHhttps://eph.tuckdb.org/items/10512/editERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold
inside right top:- "FRAME YOUR MIND TO MIRTH AND MERRIMENT, WHICH BARS A THOUSAND HARMS, AND LENGTHENS LIFE"
below:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS ..FROM
same image & front title come with different greetings inside
used in 1897

Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
7 x 12 cm.
GOOD WISHES on brown inset & perforated design surrounded by sprays of white blossom QV RAFOLITH
GOOD WISHES on brown inset & perforated design surrounded by sprays of white blossom
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Apple blossom, white or pink
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logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHhttps://eph.tuckdb.org/items/10512/editERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, embossed very irregular margins
inside centre right top:- SINCERE CHRISTMAS WISHES
& bottom:- IN OLDEN TIMES IN COT AND HALL THEY TWINED THE CHRISTMAS BERRY, AND HEARTILY BOTH GREAT AND SMALL,WOULD WISH EACH OTHER MERRY; AND IN OLD KINDLY FASHION STILL I WISH YOU JOY, WITH RIGHT GOOD WILL.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
10.8 x 15 cm.
A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU in gilt, pink apple blossoms to the right QV RAFOLITH
A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU in gilt, pink apple blossoms to the right
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Apple blossom, white or pink
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logo over TRADE MARK -- no Royal attribution-- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, serrated edges
inside right:- THE BEST THAT LIFE CAN GIVE BE THINE, PLEASURES ROUND THY PATHWAY TWINE, DISTANT FAR BE GRIEF OR SORROW, BRIGHTLY DAWN FOR THEE EACH MORROW

Author
M.E. HERITAGE
Size
9.2x 7.7cm.
no front title, bunch of stylised white/pink apple blossom cut out from left flap, QV RAFOLITH
no front title, bunch of stylised white/pink apple blossom cut out from left flap,
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Apple blossom, white or pink
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- no Royal attribution-- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut, single sheet, two folds, narrow right flap, square
inside centre, top:- "REMEMBRANCE WAKES WITH ALL HER BUSY TRAIN"
middle:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FROM

Author
GOLDSMITH
Size
8.6 x 8.5 cm.
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH perforations under spray of stylised white blossom QV RAFOLITH
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH perforations under spray of stylised white blossom
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Apple blossom, white or pink
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- no Royal attribution-- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, serrated edges
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
& bottom:- MAY ALL GOOD GIFTS ABOUNDING MAKE GLAD THIS CHRISTMAS DAY

Size
9.5 x 6.5 cm.
MAY HAPPINESS BE THY NEW YEAR GIFT (illuminated) apple blossom in front of blue inset QV Fringed
MAY HAPPINESS BE THY NEW YEAR GIFT (illuminated) apple blossom in front of blue inset
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, front panel glued to patterned back, Christmas & New Year
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

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silver fringes

Size
10 x 12.5 cm.
WISHING YOU MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY deep blue flowers, narrow gilt margins QV Fringed
WISHING YOU MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY  deep blue flowers, narrow gilt margins
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base

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back:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY below pink apple blossom
golden fringes

Size
10 x 7 cm.(plus fringes)
WISHING YOU MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY pink & white apple blossom & heavy branch QV Fringed
WISHING YOU MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY pink & white apple blossom &  heavy branch
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base

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missing back panel reveals verse
back:-MONTHS , DAYS, AND MOMENTS SWIFTLY GLIDE AND DULY IN THEIR VARYING TRAIN COMES BORNE ON TIMES RESISTLESS TIDE A DAY WE ALWAYS GREET FULL FAIN O, HAPPY MAY THY BIRTHDAY BE REPLETE WITH JOY AND THEM WHOSE FAITHFUL LOVE WOULD WEAVE FOR THEE LIFE'S FAIREST FLOWERS FOR DIADEM

back panel lost

Size
8.5 x 13.5 cm.(plus fringes)
MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY below red apple blossom QV Fringed
MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY  below red apple blossom
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base

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back:-MAY YOUR BIRTHDAY BE MERRY yellow hazelnut catkins
deep red fringes

Size
6 x12 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY above pink apple blossom QV Fringed
WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY above pink apple blossom
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base

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back:-WITH THESE SUGGESTIONS OF THE WOODLAND GAY ACCEPT GOOD WISHES FOR YOUR NATAL DAY above pink & white wild roses
grey-blue fringes

Size
12 x 16 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS blue trailing flowers QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS blue trailing flowers
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

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back:-A JOYFUL CHRISTMAS TO YOU pink/white apple blossom
white fringes

Size
10 x 7 cm.(plus fringes)
A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE below pink apple blossom over brown panel QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE below pink apple blossom over brown panel
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

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back:-A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE below red poppies & yellow centered white daisies over brown panel
pale blue fringes

Size
7.5 x 11.5 cm.(plus fringes)
A HAPPY NEW YEAR below pink apple blossom 379-QV Fringed
A HAPPY NEW YEAR  below pink apple blossom
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral, numbered
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

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PRIZE DESIGN at base front & back
back:-MAY CHRISTMAS MIRTH AND JOY BE THINE
cream fringes

Size
9.5 x 12 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS top right. orchid left QV Fringed
A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS top right. orchid left
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters,
some greetings are damaged with panels separating

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back:-GLAD BE THY CHRISTMAS HAPPY THY NEW YEAR above branch of apple blossom

Artist
RT?
Size
15.5 x 10.2cm.(oversize)
A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU lower right below spray of white flowers with speckled red centres QV Fringed
A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU  lower right below spray of white flowers with speckled red centres
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters,
some greetings are damaged with panels separating

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back:- THE COMPLIMENTS OF THE SEASON below bird upper left over spray of apple blossom
black fringes

Size
7.6 x 13 cm.(plus fringes) oversized
A CHEERING CHRISTMAS MAY CHRISTMAS....verse white apple blossom above. blue crocus & grasses below QV Fringed
A CHEERING CHRISTMAS   MAY CHRISTMAS....verse white apple blossom above. blue crocus & grasses below
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters,
some greetings are damaged with panels separating

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verse from front:- MAY CHRISTMAS WITH ITS GLOW OF LOVE OPE WIDE THY HEART TO PURE DELIGHT E'EN AS THE SUN FROM HEAV'N ABOVE GIVES JOY TO FLOWRET BRIGHT!
back:-A PEACEFUL NEW YEAR MAY THE NEW YEAR LIKE A LILY FLOATING ON TIME'S MIGHTY STREAM, THY FUTURE MAKE PEACEFUL AND HAPPY HOW CLOUDED SO E'ER IT MAY SEEM lilies & grasses below
pink fringes

Size
7.5 x 12.5 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
A CHRISTMAS FREE FROM CARE! verse apple blossom at top, yellow rose & buds below QV Fringed
A CHRISTMAS FREE FROM CARE! verse  apple blossom at top, yellow rose & buds below
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters,
some greetings are damaged with panels separating

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verse from front:- AS FAIR AS A ROSE BE THY CHRISTMAS TO THEE BRINGING BALM FOR THY WOES WHATSOE'ER THEY MAY BE.
back:- A JOYOUS CHRISTMAS. MAY CHRISTMAS BRING THEE SWEET CONTENT SWEET AS THE CARNATIONS SCENT JOY AS PURE AS MORNING AIR WHEN NATURE ALL IS BRIGHT AND FAIR. apple blossom at top, carnations & grasses below
pink fringes

Size
11 x 16.2cm.(plus fringes), oversize
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS in silver below multicoloured pansies & golden rod right, apple blossom QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS in silver below multicoloured pansies & golden rod right, apple blossom
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters,
some greetings are damaged with panels separating

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back:-MAY THE BEST AND BRIGHTEST JOYS OF CHRISTMAS BE YOUR OWN
white fringes

Size
9 x 13.5 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS verse view across river to TWICKENHAM FERRY, white apple blossom front & back QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS   verse  view across river to TWICKENHAM FERRY, white apple blossom front & back
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters,
some greetings are damaged with panels separating

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white & blue margins
verse from front:- I SEND THE LOVE OF ONE WHO LOVES THEE, FAITHFULLY AND WELL, THE WORDS, OF ONE WHO KNOWS NOT HOW HER HEART'S FOND WISH TO TELL SO DO BELIEVE, YOU , YOU HEAR IT RUNG, IN EVERY CHRISTMAS BELL!
back:-WITH BEST CHRISTMAS WISHES I WISH YOU ALL RIGHT MERRIE YULE! SO CROWNED WITH LOVE........WOULD MAKE A GLAD NEW YEAR view across river WINDSOR CASTLE
dark red fringes

Author
S.K. COWAN M.A.
Size
10.5 x 15 cm. (plus fringes), oversize
A HAPPY NEW YEAR below cyclamen in front of white plaque, grass below, blue sky QV Fringed
A HAPPY NEW YEAR below cyclamen in front of white plaque, grass below, blue sky
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters,
some greetings are damaged with panels separating

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back:-WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR below apple blossom & forget-me-nots
cream fringes

Size
9.5 x 16 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
A HOLY AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS below circular gilt inset with 11 line verse, intertwined by purple pansies QV Fringed
A HOLY AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS below circular gilt  inset with 11 line verse, intertwined by purple pansies
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters,
some greetings are damaged with panels separating

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back:- WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE below circular gilt inset with 14 line verse above white lilies
sparse white fringes

Artist
L.F.B .
Author
SAMUEL K. COWAN. M.A.
Size
11 x 13.5 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
CHRISTMAS HAS NO PLEASURE IN HIS SWEET BESTOWING BUT I WISH YOU MEASURE FULL... QV Fringed
CHRISTMAS HAS NO PLEASURE IN HIS SWEET BESTOWING BUT I WISH YOU MEASURE FULL...
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters,
some greetings are damaged with panels separating

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verse from front: TO OVERFLOWING! at centre, yellow roses around
back:-WHERE HOVERS A GIFT WHERE HAPPINESS SOARS MAY CHRISTMAS BE SWIFT IN MAKING THEM YOURS. at centre of circlet of pale blue & white flowers

Size
12.5 x 12.5 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
MAY CHRISTMAS JOY ATTEND THEE pink apple blossom hanging down QV Fringed
MAY CHRISTMAS JOY ATTEND THEE pink apple blossom hanging down
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters,
some greetings are damaged with panels separating

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back:-WISHING YOU A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS white apple blossom hanging down
pale yellow fringes

Size
10.7 x 16.5 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
NEW YEAR BRIGHT HAPPY HOURS AS SWEET AS FLOWERS LIKE THESE I SEND BE YOURS below apple blossom, blue sky QV Fringed
NEW YEAR BRIGHT HAPPY HOURS AS SWEET AS FLOWERS LIKE THESE I SEND BE YOURS below apple blossom, blue sky
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters,
some greetings are damaged with panels separating

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back:-VERY HAPPY MAY IT BED CHRISTMASTIME TO THINE AND THEE, pink & yellow hydrangeas
red fringes

Size
10.5 x 16 cm. (plus fringes), oversize
THE JOY OF CHRISTMAS BE IN YOUR HEART below apple blossom on horizontal branch QV Fringed
THE JOY OF CHRISTMAS BE IN YOUR HEART below apple blossom on horizontal branch
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters,
some greetings are damaged with panels separating

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back orange nasturtiums but no title
red fringes

Size
9 x 13.5 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
WITH LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS at centre surrounded by branch of pink apple blossom QV Fringed
WITH LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS at centre surrounded by branch of pink apple blossom
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters,
some greetings are damaged with panels separating

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back:-A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE above white blossom
white fringes
used in 1882

Artist
HS or SH intertwined - to be confirmed
Size
11.5 x 11.5 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
TRUE CHRISTMAS JOYS BE YOURS IN HEART AND HOME apple blossom frames rural lake X408-QV Fringed
TRUE CHRISTMAS JOYS BE YOURS IN HEART AND HOME apple blossom frames rural lake
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Numbered / Prefix, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, come with prefix, number or combination of prefix and series number

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back:-WITH THE SEASONS GREETINGS apple blossom frames rural lake
pale blue fringes

Size
16.5 x 11 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS above 3 white roses, silver background Y380-QV Fringed
A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS above 3 white roses, silver background
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Numbered / Prefix, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, come with prefix, number or combination of prefix and series number

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WITH THE SEASONS GREETINGS HOPE AND COURAGE SHED REPOSE EVEN WHILE THE TEMPEST BLOWS .AND BOSOMS THAT E'ER MAKE THE BEST OF HUMAN ILLS, FIND MOST OF REST in inset bird on apple blossom
white fringes

Size
10 x 14 cm., (plus fringes) oversize