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Valentine's Card

Uploaded on:
2011-08-25 14:18:00.0
File Size:
1.23 MB
Dimensions:
1456 x 2432 pixels
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Digital Media Bank ID: 19113
Description: Vinegar Valentine's card, c1875. Shows a drunken man holding on to a lamp post. Bears message:

'The kiss of the bottle is your heart's delight,
And fuddled you reel home to bed every night,
What care you for damsels, no matter how fair!
Apart from your liquor, you've no love to spare.'
Categories: Timeline/ Victorian (1837 - 1901), Timeline/ 1870s, Collections / Local & Social History, Learning Themes/ Victorians, Seasonal/ St Valentine's Day  

Copyright & Re-use

Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & HoveRoyal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: CC BY-SA

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Valentine's Card
Title (of Artwork / Object): Valentine's Card
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): Late 19th century
Description (Object or Artwork): Vinegar Valentine's card, c1875. Shows a drunken man holding on to a lamp post. Bears message: 'The kiss of the bottle is your heart's delight, And fuddled you reel home to bed every night, What care you for damsels, no matter how fair! Apart from your liquor, you've no love to spare.'
Subject tags:
history
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local
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Brighton & Hove
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valentine
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vinegar valentine
   
Other Keywords: local history, social history

File info

Original Filename: dmas_hatmp000904_d08_ab10.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 1.23 MB; 1456 x 2432 pixels; 123 x 206 mm (print at 300 DPI); 385 x 643 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Portrait

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: HATMP000904