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Title: Pop-up Valentine's Day card

Accession Number: 2003.82.39
Category: EPHEMERA
Type: valentine
Place: Germany
Materials: paper
Description: Pop-up Valentine's Day card; three-dimensional card meant to stand up; pop-up card with cut-outs; front piece depicts gaff-rigged sloop with large bouquet of flowers around mast, sailing past a garden with bench and flowers, dove is flying in front of jib, honey comb tissue paper at base opens to 1/4 sphere middle piece features two lovebirds sitting on garland of flowers, surrounded by heart formed by roses, back piece features floral and heart motifs; printed on front (when closed) "To my/ Valentine"; printed on back "From/ Grandma S."

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