Heart-shaped valentine, decorated with four-leaf clovers around the edge, with image of brown and white kitten licking its paws in front of a blue and white pitcher of milk. Kitten has blue ribbon tied in a bow around its neck. Verse next to kitten reads: Kitty will mew/my love to you. Printer has identified card as No 447.
Blue and white stoneware; Clover; Flowers; Greeting cards; Hearts (Symbols); Kittens; Pitchers; Valentines
Ernest Nister (London)
8.5 x 8 cm
MSS 440, Greeting Card Collection
The Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts
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