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Heart-shaped ornament

Museum Work

Resource TypeObjects
Date of Creationcirca 1941
GenreDaily Life & Household
Object ID2011.009.002
CreatorUnknown internee
Place of CreationRipples, New Brunswick
Place of Creation NoteInternment Camp 70, also known as Camp B
DescriptionA heart-shaped wooden greeting card ornament made from cardboard with birch bark and inscription on one side. Edge trimmed in blue and white patterned fabric with yellow fabric tab at top for hanging. 
Materials/Techniquesink on birch bark and cardboard with cloth trim
Measurements10 x 11 x 0.5 cm
InscriptionsRecto: Be happy in 1941 / Wishes From Camp B
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in 2011 by Gerry Waldston 
Classificationornaments (object genre), greeting cards
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Location in CollectionGerry Waldston