Your fortune in the tea-cup, [approximately 1927]
- Your fortune in the tea-cup.
- Dundee; and London : Valentine & Sons, Ltd., [approximately 1927]
- Physical Description:
- 1 postcard : color illustration ; 90 x 140 mm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsBF1881 .Y68 1927 BoxYale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art FundAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Information
- Novelty postcard. Tea cup with movable flap which when raised reveals a folded paper with instructions how how to read ten tea leave shapes.
"Printed paper mailing novelty. Shape passed by the G.P.O. for printed paper postage rate."
"To open raise flap."
"If your fate you want to know, What's in store this cup will show; Within it you will find a key to read the future's mystery."
BAC: Postmarked Sep 8, 1927. Signed: From Jean and addressed to: Mrs. Young. Seafield. Northolt Rd. Greenford [illegible]. With cancelled 1p. stamp.
- Subject Terms:
- Fortune-telling by tea and coffee cups.
Accordion fold format (Binding).
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