Father Christmas with Plate of Gifts

Title

Father Christmas with Plate of Gifts

Description

Father Christmas is the central figure of the card; he is shown waist-up. He wears a hooded red robe and has a holly crown. In his arms he holds a golden plate or tray piled high with gifts. There are dolls, packages, drums, books, and apples on the platter. Behind him is a snowy field and lone house under a star-flecked sky. "A Merry Christmas" is printed at the bottom.

Date

Date postcard was scanned:20170419

Subject

Roseliep Christmas Postcard Collection
Roseliep, Raymond
Christmas Postcards
Father Christmas

Source

Raymond Roseliep Collection. Finding aids for the collection can be found at http://libguides.loras.edu/special/roseliep

Identifier

RoseliepPostcards_305_007

Format

JPEG

Rights

The Loras College Library rights statement is located at http://libguides.loras.edu/special/rights

Language

English

Coverage

Box 3, Tab 5

Contributor

Bernhard, Hannah

Type

Image

Original Format

Postcard

Physical Dimensions

14 x 9

Files

http://loras.libraryhost.com/files/original/b2e335df5f1cd3cb7b4e0a748095ad56.jpg

Citation

“Father Christmas with Plate of Gifts,” Loras College Digital Collections, accessed July 6, 2022, https://digitalcollections.loras.edu/items/show/3886.