Sailing boats

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7KDC/B/2/06
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 CM Object/ 7/KDC/B/2/6
  • Dates of Creation
      18 Dec 1922
  • Physical Description
      1 object

Scope and Content

Postcard of a watercolour of small sailing boats on a calm sea, with hilly land behind, with a white border around, and a manuscript note in black underneath. On the reverse is a manuscript letter (continued from 7KDC/B/2/4) that takes up the entire postcard and carries on to a further postcard. With a circled number two at the top. (There is no address or postage stamp).

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Yellowed, creases and abrasions to corners, dirty mark top right quarter, scratching top left quarter of front. Foxing, and patches of brown mould growth visible on reverse, especially at the edges. Production method: colour half tone print from a watercolour, on card.

Related Material

Note: the letter spans postcards 7KDC/B2/5-7.