White, embossed paper lace on top of shiny, purple paper with center cameo of red tulips on white paper. Two additional images include a cross with a red heart under which the word "Faith" is printed; second image is that of a young girl tending to an arbor of flowers. Card opens to reveal verse that reads: It is the beauty of the mind-/The gems of truth and virtue pure-/Mildness and grace-affections kind,/That waken love that will endure.
Flowers; Greeting cards; Hearts (Symbols); Paper craft; Valentines; Verses (Poetry); Young women
Mullord Brothers (London)
9.25 x 6.75 cm
MSS 440, Greeting Card Collection
The Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts
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