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Object Name Card, Calling
Title Calling card decoration
Catalog Number 1992.23.10
Date ca. 1907
Material(s) Paper;
Dimensions H-2.875 W-3.438 inches
Description These three images are cut paper decorations for calling cards. All three show a lady's hand holding a bouquet of flowers with a message on the bouquet. The first depicts dark pink and yellow roses held by a lady with a lace sleeve with the message,"All joys be thine," on the bouquet. The second image has a dark pink, light pink, and blue daisy bouquet with the message "With fond / Love," held by a lady's red-sleeved hand. The last bouquet is held by a woman with a white sleeve and has dark pink, orange and yellow roses with the message "Health and peace". These would be cut apart and pasted on calling cards.
Notes Owned by the donor's aunt, Marion Metzger Lalloz, of Angola, NY.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Lalloz, Marion Metzger
Subjects Paper
Paper cut-outs
Calling cards
Flower arrangements
Search Terms flowers
New York
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS