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A Scolding Woman's Tongue is a Scorpion

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Digital Media Bank ID: 19132
Description: A Scolding Woman's Tongue is a Scorpion. Shows a woman in black pointing and apparently scolding an unseen figure. Bears message:

'If you should ever be a wife
Oh dear imagine what a life,
You'll lead your husband, for I'm sure.
Your tongue not many would endure'.
Categories: Timeline/ Victorian (1837 - 1901), 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): A Scolding Woman's Tongue is a Scorpion
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): Late 19th century
Description (Object or Artwork): A Scolding Woman's Tongue is a Scorpion. Shows a woman in black pointing and apparently scolding an unseen figure. Bears message: 'If you should ever be a wife Oh dear imagine what a life, You'll lead your husband, for I'm sure. Your tongue not many would endure'.
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_d27_ab10.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 701.78 KB; 1446 x 2400 pixels; 122 x 203 mm (print at 300 DPI); 383 x 635 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Portrait

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: HATMP000904_D27
Date Created: Tue Aug 21 10:08:00 BST 2007