Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Unusual Mechanical Valentine, c. 1910's - 1920's

Hi and a belated Happy New Year to my blog readers!

I'm scanning and listing ephemera the next few weeks, so should have some vintage cards to share with you. I absolutely love this vintage mechanical card. A little boy climbs a tree by means of a lever to the left side of card. He is reaching for a bird's nest in the top of the tree. Very, very sweet. I would date this as 1910's to 1920's.


  1. Love that Valentine! Great Post


  2. Thanks so much! I enjoy visiting your website Suzie.

  3. Trish,
    So unique! You always find such nice Valentines, I've watched over the years. Suz

  4. Thanks Suzanne, I appreciate it! I have so much fun with Valentines.


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