Postcard, Happy Christmas

Production date
19 Dec 1913
Current rights
Public Domain
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Object detail

Brief Description
The postcard depicts a montage of two photographs surrounded by New Zealand clematis and rata. The top image shows Mount Egmont from Opunake. The bottom image shows the Post Office at Opunake. The title is: A Happy Christmas, with a poem at the bottom. On the back is a handwritten note from Phebe, Opunake to Master Wilfred Harding, Bernica, Greenmeadows, Napier. In the note she wishes Wilfred and his father a Happy Xmas and prosperous New Year. In the top right hand corner is a green half penny stamp dated 19 December 1913.
Production date
19 Dec 1913
Production place
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Printed in ink on card. Handwritten on the back.
Height x Width: 138 x 90mm
HB Art Gallery & Museum, Stamp, Stamp
Subject period
Subject date
19 Dec 1913
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 88309
Credit line
gifted by Mr Geoff Harding
Other number(s)
m75/12 (a), 88309


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