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Catalog Number M1989.4.3
Object Name Card, Souvenir
Title Major-General Baden-Powell Silk Image
Date circa 1900
Year Range from 1899.0
Year Range to 1905.0
Description This is a souvenir card with a picture of British Boer War leaders woven on silk matted with grey matboard. Man with hat woven in black, grey and white with a red, white and blue flag. Bottom right has soldier standing on rocks, bottom left has three soldiers and gun. There is a a banner with "Hero of Mafekig" with green leaves.
"Empire Defenders" "Major-General Baden-Powell" "Made in Switzerland"
People Baden-Powell
Search Terms Boer War
Subjects BOER WAR
MILITARY
Dimensions Length: 17.5 cm
Width: 13.5 cm