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Antique 1920's Pink Baby Christening Gift Card Souvenir

Antique 1920's Pink Baby Christening Gift Card Souvenir Antique 1920's Pink Baby Christening Gift Card Souvenir Antique 1920's Pink Baby Christening Gift Card Souvenir
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Baby Christening Gift Souvenir is so rare to find. Presented in a box, cards like this were given at a Christening or Birth in the early 1900's to 1920's. Truly spectacular, this has been loved and so well kept all these years by a collector. Beautifully hand made, front is Pink Silk, embellished by French Silk Trim, Silk Ribbon and a tiny Wax Baby Doll. Godparents or other family members or close friends generally added a letter or note to this envelope and a monetary gift.

The Box has plenty of wear and damage, it has done its job of keeping the treasure inside dirt and wear free. The date 1923 is written on the box in pencil. The inside lid shows this was sold by R. Fantl's Art Studio in Chicago. There is discoloration of the Pink paper of the envelope on the back. Measures 5~1/2" x 3~1/4" {box}, Card measures 5~1/8" x 3~1/2". A once in a life time find for those of you who collect Postcards, Ephemera and Children's Items.
$45.00
1 in stock
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