Items in Category Novelty

COUNTRY LIFE WISHING YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS robin perched, head & breast seen through large perforation QV NRA
COUNTRY LIFE  WISHING YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS robin perched, head & breast seen through large perforation
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Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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oblong, thicker stock, single fold
inside left:- THAT LITTLE BIRD, WHOSE WHISPERED WORD IS SOMETIMES QUITE MALICIOUS, CONSENTS TODAY TO BEAR AWAY A GREETING MOST AUSPICIOUS. HE WISHES YOU A SKY OF BLUE, AND STILL SOME KINDLY FELLA TO SAY (IF SHOWERS SHOULD E'ER ENSUE) "COME UNDER MY UMBRELLA"
inside right:-robin stands holding umbrella ALLOW-ME, MISS!
used 1891

H.M.S. PINAFORE on band of black sailors cap QV NRA
H.M.S. PINAFORE on band of black sailors cap
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Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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die-cut, folded to give front & back flaps, stuck on thin cream card
inside :-A JOLLY CHRISTMAS TO YOU below two humanized fish dancing on their tales
used in 1890

MY LOVE AND A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU, boy sits on bank right, white blossom left, ribbons above & below QV NRA
MY LOVE AND A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU, boy sits on bank right, white blossom left, ribbons above & below
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Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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oblong double fold to left centre & right flaps, many ribbons applique to front
inside:- both left & right flaps show stylised flowers & bluebirds of happiness
centre:-HERE'S TO DEAR OLD CHRISTMAS, WE WELCOME HIM AGAIN, WITH ALL THE FUN AND FROLIC THAT COMETH IN HIS TRAIN, AND WHEN HIS REIGN IS OVER, FOR YOU MAY THERE REMAIN A STORE OF JOY TO LAST YOU, TILL HE COMES AGAIN
back:- white daisies with yellow centres

no front title, head & shoulders of tartan clad man taking snuff QV NRA
no front title, head & shoulders of tartan clad man taking snuff
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Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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die-cut, folded to give front & back flaps
inside left top:-A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:-Scotsman dancing over swords
inside right top:- watery rural view
below:-FOR AULD LANG SYNE, MY FRIEND, FOR AULD LANG SYNE I STRETCH IN THOUGHT A KINDLY HAND TO TAKE A GRIP O' THINE....FOR AULD LANG SYNE

no front title, snowy white & pale blue wollen bootee front & back QV NRA
no front title, snowy white & pale blue wollen bootee front & back
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Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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die-cut, folded to give front & back flaps
inside left top:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-I REALLY THINK THEY'RE RATHER NEAT IN SOFTLY SHADED GREY'S AND BLUES THE LITTLE FOOT'S A LITTLE FEET. I WISH I STOOD IN BABIES SHOES! ONE MIGHT TRANSLATE THEIR MEANING SO, AND DO IT JUSTICE ON THE WHOLE: MAY TROUBLE TAKE YOU NOT IN TOW AND NOTHING HURT YOUR TENDER SOUL!
inside right:- seaside view

GREETINGS in green across silk screen covering large perforation, orange anemones around QV&KED NRA Sax.
GREETINGS in green across silk screen covering large perforation, orange anemones around
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Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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logo above -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS - LONDON, COPYRIGHT
dating note: Raphael Tuck and Sons became Limited in 1895

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die-cut cover & sheet secured by ribbon
inside first right top:-MEMORY TURNS HER PAGES OLD AND PLEASANT.
below:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FROM
second:-A SIMPLE WISH IS MINE, BUT HEARTY DEEP AND TRUE -- THAT EVERY CHRISTMASTIDE MAY BRING MUCH HAPPINESS TO YOU --TRUE HAPPINESS THAT LONG SHALL STAY WHEN YULETIDE JOYS HAVE PASSED AWAY.

WE'LL NOTE YOU IN OUR BOOK, OF MEMORIES(W & M illuminated) on page of book, blue ribbon & blue forget-me-nots right QV Bavaria
WE'LL NOTE YOU IN OUR BOOK, OF MEMORIES(W & M illuminated) on page of book, blue ribbon & blue forget-me-nots right
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, floral, forget-me-nots
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logo over TRADE MARK --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 BAVARIA, with of without COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, imitating a book, embossed
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES
below:- A MERRY CHRISTMAS - FAIR BEFALL THE HAPPIEST OF DAYS: AND THROUGH THE COMING YEAR,MAY ALL YOUR WAYS BE PLEASANT WAYS
same front title image & design comes with different inside greetings

WE'LL NOTE YOU IN OUR BOOK, OF MEMORIES(W & M illuminated) on page of book, blue ribbon & blue forget-me-nots right QV Bavaria
WE'LL NOTE YOU IN OUR BOOK, OF MEMORIES(W & M illuminated) on page of book, blue ribbon & blue forget-me-nots right
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, floral, forget-me-nots
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logo over TRADE MARK --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 BAVARIA, with of without COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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almost oblong single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside right top:-NOW ONCE AGAIN WITH LOVE SINCERE I SEND MY WORD OF HOPE AND CHEER.
below :- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM
same front title image & design comes with different inside greetings

XMAS WISHES in gilt centrally on pale blue/white background, surrounded by holly & bells on perforated front flap QV Bavaria
XMAS WISHES in  gilt centrally on pale blue/white background, surrounded by holly & bells on perforated front flap
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, floral, holly
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logo over TRADE MARK -- 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 BAVARIA, with or without COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet single folded to give front & back flaps, embossed
inside back top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- CHRISTMAS SUNBEAMS FLEET AWAY, YET MAY CHRISTMAS BLESSINGS STAY, WREATHING EVER ROUND THY LOT JOYS AND HOPES THAT VANISH NOT......CHRISTMASTIDE

GOOD WISHES on horseshoes, leaves behind QV Bavaria
GOOD WISHES on horseshoes, leaves behind
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, floral, stylised leaves & flowers
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logo over TRADE MARK -- 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 BAVARIA, COPYRIGHT, ARTISTIC SERIES

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two folds to create top and bottom flaps, embossed
inside top:- OLD CHRISTMAS COMES BUT ONCE A YEAR, HIS REASONS NATURE MUST EXPLAIN; SO MAY HE BRING ENOUGH GOOD CHEER TO LAST YOU TILL HE COMES AGAIN
below:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

LIVE LONG AND HAPPY on central brown plaque surrounded by stylised flowers & leaves QV Bavaria
LIVE LONG AND HAPPY on central brown plaque surrounded by stylised flowers & leaves
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, floral, stylised leaves & flowers
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logo over TRADE MARK -- 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 BAVARIA, COPYRIGHT, ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut cover & sheet secured by ribbon single folds to give left & right flaps, heavily embossed & perforated
inside first right :- musical score
second :- musical score & THERE'S GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE
back: top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- GOLDEN HOURS OF JOYN AND GLADNESS MAY EACH YULE-TIDE BRING TO THEE, NOT A TINGE OF CARE OR SADNESS.....LIES BETWEEN

WISHES in gilt below white daisies on embossed cover, inside 4 soft coloured felt pages possibly to house floral sprays QV Germany
WISHES in gilt below white daisies on embossed cover, inside 4 soft coloured felt pages possibly to house floral sprays
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, birds
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logo over TRADE MARK --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 GERMANY, with or without COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut cover & pages secured by thread single folds, 3 irregular edges , embossed
iriside right top:- JOY AND ALL GOOD THINGS BEFORTUNE YOU
below:- REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR
second page:-LIKE HAPPY BIRDS UPON THE WING MY LOVING THOUGHTS HY FORTH TO YOU AND IN YOUR EAR THEY SOFTLY SING A SONG OF GREETING KIND AND TRUE

GOOD WISHES in gilt on green plaque acting as front flap, perforated white floral design behind has 3 legs QV Germany
GOOD  WISHES in gilt on green plaque acting as front flap, perforated white floral design behind has 3 legs
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, floral, unidentified flowers, stylised
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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 GERMANY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut cover & back sheet secured by thread
inside right top:-BEST WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR
below:-MAY LOVE'S RADIANCE GILD THY WAY AND HAPPINESS CROWN EVERY DAY.

on celluloid front SINCERE WISHES below very heavily embossed branch of stylised white flowers, scant green leaves QV Germany
on celluloid front SINCERE WISHES below very heavily embossed branch of stylised white flowers, scant green leaves
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, floral, unidentified flowers, stylised
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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 GERMANY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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oblong cover & single sheet secured by THREAD, single folds, 3 serrated edges
inside first right:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
second left:-"MUCH JOY AND FAVOUR TO YOU"
right:-" IF ONLY HALF SHOULD GRANTED BE OF ALL MY WISHES TRUE, WHEN CHRISTMAS-TIME WILL HAVE NO LACK OF HAPPINESS FOR YOU

BEST WISHES, very heavily embossed & shaped celluloid design of violets in up-side down umbrella QV Germany
BEST WISHES, very heavily embossed & shaped celluloid design of violets in up-side down umbrella
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, floral, violets
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logo over TRADE MARK -- 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 -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut cover & sheet secured by thread, single fold
inside first right:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
second:- I WISH YOU HAPPINESS, AND MAY YOUR BRIGHTEST HOPES COME TRUE AND MAKE OF THIS THE GLADDEST DAY THAT YULETIDE EVER KNEW

A JOYFUL EASTER-TIDE & verse-see below QV GERMANY
A JOYFUL EASTER-TIDE & verse-see below
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany, Easter
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logo over TRADE MARK -- 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 GERMANY, COPYRIGHT, with or w/o ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut, serrated, pop-up
front REJOICE THE LORD IS KING, YOUR LORD AND KING ADORE,MORTALS, GIVE THANKS AND SING AND TRIUMPH EVERMORE
inside, CHRIST IS RISEN, cross, angels & violets pop-up (not scanned)

A HAPPY NEW YEAR right, WITH EVERY GOOD WISH left, purple & white pansies under pale blue horseshoes QV Saxony
A HAPPY NEW YEAR right, WITH EVERY GOOD WISH left, purple & white pansies under pale blue horseshoes
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Pansies
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logo over TRADE MARK -- 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 -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, four folds , serrated edges, opens to show verse inside:-
BLITHE AND GAY BE EVERY DAY OF THE GLAD NEW YEAR AS IT SPEEDS AWAY

novelty, no front title, card shaped as book, -inside back wild hedge parsely QV Saxony
novelty, no front title, card shaped as book, -inside back wild hedge parsely
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, novelty, hedge parsely
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logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON COPYRIGHT. DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY

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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS(A,H &C illuminated) inside back cover,
FAIR DAYS TO YOU, AND MAY EACH GLAD TO MORROW BRING HAPPINESS ANEW
die-cut cover & single sheet, single fold unusual "inside -out" card with very large perforations, embossed

GOOD LUCK in gilt below hand of playing cards(10 to King of Hearts), holly below right QV Saxony
GOOD LUCK in gilt below hand of playing cards(10 to King of Hearts), holly below right
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, various
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without 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, with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold to top,centre & below, 3 irregular edges
inside centre back top:- "GOOD LUCK BEFRIEND THEE"
below:- HEARTY GREETINGS AND GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

THOUGHTS in gilt on top and back of purple pansy QV Saxony
THOUGHTS in gilt on top and back of purple pansy
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, General Greeting, Floral, Pansies
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logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- DESIGNED IN ENGLAND PRINTED IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut, top and back of purple pansy comes in and out of top pocket
TO ITS ISLET TO ITS CREEK, TO ITS HOME THE BIRDS WILL FLY; TO ITS LOVED THE HEART WILL SPEAK OF THE THOUGHTS THAT IN IT LIE

WITH LOVING NEW WISHES 2 girls face each other as pansy faces through windows in top flap QV RAFOLITH
WITH LOVING NEW WISHES 2 girls face each other as pansy faces through windows in top flap
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Greeting, Queen Victoria period, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Children, Old style dress
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back:- logo over TRADE MARK -- with or w/o PUBLISHERS 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 fold, serrated, embossed, perforated
inside back flap:- MAY THE NEW YEAR ERE 'TIS O'ER BRING ALL YOU WISH, AND MORE, moon & forget-me-nots

SAINT VALENTINE on golden tankard with complex blue & red design, large heart shaped perforation
SAINT VALENTINE on golden tankard with complex blue & red design, large heart shaped perforation
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Greeting, Queen Victoria period without Royal attribution, Valentine & Love
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logo over MADE IN SAXONY -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- LONDON ; PARIS ; BERLIN ; NEW YORK

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seen through perforation:- in red I DRINK BY MINESELF VUN LEETLE STEIN, IN MEMORY OF MINE VALENTINE, red heart
Tuck information on back at base

WITH EVERY GOOD WISH above right, white camellias on grey background, mounted on stand up card
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH above right, white camellias on grey background, mounted on stand up card
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Greeting, Queen Victoria period without Royal attribution, Valentine & Love, various
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with or w/o Tuck logo(several styles),or RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. or RAPHAEL TUCK, with or w/o LONDON, COPYRIGHT at edges of design with or w/o ENTERED AT STATIONERS HALL

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oblong single folded card
inside left:-WITH AFFECTIONATE REGARDS above 3 white roses
right:-LOVE'S OFFERING above 3 white hydrangeas

GREETINGS below blue forget-me-nots & blue bow beneath ivy leaf, circular whirte perforated marginal design. QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS below blue forget-me-nots & blue bow beneath ivy leaf, circular whirte perforated marginal design.
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
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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, 4 folds giving two side flaps, embossing with perforations
inside centre-
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
left "THE GIVERS LOVING THOUGHT"

WISHES in gilt below purple ribbon & violets, right & left flaps fold into circular perforated white marginal design, QV RAFOLITH
WISHES in gilt below purple ribbon & violets, right & left flaps fold into circular perforated white marginal design,
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Violets
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back:-logo over TRADE MARK --with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT --
with or without PUBLISHERS 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, four folds, serrated edges,
flaps opens from left & right to reveal more violets & A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
inside behind left flap:"THERE'S GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE"

JOYOUS EASTER on white plaque on back, front HE IS RISEN white tulip & bud
JOYOUS EASTER on white plaque on back, front HE IS RISEN white tulip & bud
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Easter, 2 panels glued back to back, cloth covered
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3 tassels present but do not open the greeting,

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back is cream silk, padded

A HAPPY BIRTHDAY above angel head with wings, SHEILD HER, FAIR ANGEL! SHE IS KIN TO THEE at base QV Fringed
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY above angel head with wings, SHEILD HER, FAIR ANGEL! SHE IS KIN TO THEE at base
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, Angels, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

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oblong, cream fringe
reverse:-GOOD ANGELS GIVE THEE HAPPY BIRTHDAY GREETING
same images come with Christmas inscriptions

MAY EVERY CHRISTMAS GRACE, SHINE AS AN ANGEL'S FACE angel head with wings QV Fringed
MAY EVERY CHRISTMAS GRACE, SHINE AS AN ANGEL'S FACE angel head with wings
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas, Angels, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

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back:- A GLAD NEW YEAR above angel head with wings with GOOD ANGELS GUARD THEE below
white fringes

A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS across fan shaped ornament, woman catches bird, roses around QV Fringed
A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS across fan shaped ornament, woman catches bird, roses around
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Various, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

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back:- WITH THE SEASONS GREETINGS across fan shaped ornament, woman picks flowers roses around
cream fringes & tassel

CHRIST OUR PASSOVER front & back below floral crosses, white passion flowers on one side, purple & white passion flowers on the other QV Fringed
CHRIST OUR PASSOVER front & back below floral crosses, white passion flowers on one side, purple & white passion flowers on the other
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back-to-back, Easter, Various (oversize)
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base both front & back

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oblong, narrow silver border, silver fringes,

THROUGH THE GRAVE AND GATE OF DEATH 2 angels hold dead robin impaled with arrow MAY WE PASS TO OUR JOYFUL RESURRECTION QV Fringed
THROUGH THE GRAVE AND GATE OF DEATH 2 angels hold dead robin impaled with arrow MAY WE PASS TO OUR JOYFUL RESURRECTION
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back-to-back, Easter, Various (oversize)
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base both front & back

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oblong, gilt border, cream fringes, damaged back
reverse:-TO MY LOVE WITH MY LOVE

A JOYFUL NEW YEAR circular inset: angel head faces & looks left and up, gilt corners QV Fringed
A JOYFUL NEW YEAR circular inset: angel head faces & looks left and up, gilt corners
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Valentine & Love, Angels, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

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square card, pink fringe (bottom fringe missing)
reverse: A JOYFUL NEW YEAR circular inset: angel head faces part front, right and looks up, gilt corners

IF YE THEN BE RISEN WITH CHRIST, SEEK THOSE THINGS WHICH ARE ABOVE angel holds banner QV Fringed
IF YE THEN BE RISEN WITH CHRIST, SEEK THOSE THINGS WHICH ARE ABOVE  angel holds banner
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Valentine & Love, Angels, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

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oblong, cream fringe, printed on heavy board with gilt edges
reverse:-SING UNTO THE LORD FOR HE HATH TRIUMPHED GLORIOUSLY angel holds thurible

SHEILD YE, FAIR ANGELS, ONE WHO IS YOUR KIN at base, angel head with wings QV Fringed
SHEILD YE, FAIR ANGELS, ONE WHO IS YOUR KIN at base, angel head with wings
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Valentine & Love, Angels, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

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oblong, cream fringe
reverse:-TO MY LOVE WITH MY LOVE
these angels heads come on other greetings

BRIGHT BE THIS DAY; OF PROMISE FULL THY YEARS mother & child sit on wooden bench in the country QV Fringed
BRIGHT BE THIS DAY; OF PROMISE FULL THY YEARS mother & child sit on wooden bench in  the country
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 4 panels, glued back-to-back & folded, Birthday, Various, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON
image both sides, fringed

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back at base:-MANY AND EVER HAPPY BE THY BIRTHDAYS GREETING girl sits reading on bench, flowers above & right
inside:- angels heads on both panels, without title
oblong,orange fringe
these angels heads come on other greetings

A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE below framed inset of forget-me-nots QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE below framed inset of forget-me-nots
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back
back panel damaged or missing

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pale blue fringes

A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE top right, white hydrangeas below & left QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE top right,  white hydrangeas below & left
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back
back panel damaged or missing

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white fringes

A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU below left embossed margins round inset of WHITTINGTON'S HOUSE QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU below left embossed margins round inset of WHITTINGTON'S HOUSE
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back
back panel damaged or missing

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cream fringes

A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU on margin below girl reading in hammock in garden in front of gate in hedge QV Fringed
A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU on margin below girl reading in hammock in garden in front of gate in hedge
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back
back panel damaged or missing

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rural scene on back, red fringes

HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR, green background QV Fringed
HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR, green background
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back
back panel damaged or missing

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pink rose faces right, bright orange fringes

MANY RETURNS OF HAPPY NEW YEARS at top right above white wild roses & watery rural inset QV Fringed
MANY RETURNS OF HAPPY NEW YEARS at top right above white wild roses & watery rural inset
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back
back panel damaged or missing

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on back floral sketch above MAY....DAYS DISCLOSE HAPPINESS!, silver fringes

A HAPPY CHRISTMAS below snowy winter rural inset, verse QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS below snowy winter rural inset, verse
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back

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verse from front:-NOT A LINK IN THE CIRCLET BROKEN, NO SILENT CORNER, NO EMPTY CHAIR, NEVER A KIND WORD LEFT UNSPOKEN, ....LET US UNITE IN OUR CHRISTMAS JOY
bronzed ivy above & below inset, white fringes

A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU "ON THEWISSAHICKON" FAIRMONT PARK,PHILADA. 2 people in boat below stone bridge, rural scene QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU "ON THEWISSAHICKON" FAIRMONT PARK,PHILADA. 2 people in boat below stone bridge, rural scene
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back

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mottled green & black fringes

A HAPPY NEW YEAR below girl picking daisies in fenced garden QV Fringed
A HAPPY NEW YEAR below girl picking daisies in fenced garden
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back

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flowers face upwards, white fringes

A MERRY CHRISTMAS in gilt at top over fern & scant clover QV Fringed
A MERRY CHRISTMAS in gilt at top over fern & scant clover
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back

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pale yellow background, dark red fringes

MERRY MERRY CHRISTMAS in gilt below loop of pink rose & forget-me-nots QV Fringed
MERRY MERRY CHRISTMAS in gilt below loop of pink rose & forget-me-nots
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back

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flowers face down, pale olive background, cream fringes

TO EACH AND ALL A GLAD NEW YEAR orchard scene girl holding to tree in pink blossom QV Fringed
TO EACH AND ALL A GLAD NEW YEAR orchard scene girl holding to tree in pink blossom
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back

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back:-DEAREST POPSY WOPSY HERE'S A CHRISTMAS CARD BUT I'VE FOUND THE CHOOSING OH! SO VERY HARD.....WORDS YOU KNOW
pink fringes

WISHING YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY YEAR in gilt above 2 daffodils & yellow primroses QV Fringed
WISHING YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY YEAR  in gilt above 2 daffodils & yellow primroses
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back

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narrow grey margins,, pale blue fringes
partial back verse:-OF THY GOLDEN CHAIN OF GLADNESS NEVER ON THAT CHAIN MAY SADNESS.......WAKE IN FADELESS GOLD AGAIN

WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE white & purple lilies in pale green glass vase QV Fringed
WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE white & purple lilies in pale green glass vase
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back

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dark green background, silver fringes

WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR below berried holly, ivy & fern frond QV Fringed
WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR below berried holly, ivy & fern frond
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, damaged or missing backs, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK on front lower margin or logo & information on back

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back A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE below lilac, white fringes