Christmas greeting card

Description (Brief)
Christmas greeting card made from a hand painted celluloid sheet. It features a border and the message, "Wishing you A Joyful Christmas" in gold, and red, blue, and brown flowers.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
greeting card
date made
1885-1910
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.9 cm x 11.2 cm; 3 1/2 in x 4 7/16 in
ID Number
2006.0098.0321
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.0321
subject
Celluloid
Communications
Mail
Christmas
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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