G003469 REMEMBRANCE CARD. (Erinnerungskarten)

BACKGROUND: A common practice in Europe that continues to this day, is the issue of a remembrance card on the death of a family member. These would be distributed to friends and family as a memorial item

PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: This black and white bi-fold card is 4 1/4" high by 2 3/4" wide. The uniform worn by the soldier is that of the Austro-Hungarian officer. The front states his name; Johann Buttinger, as well as, his date of death, 31 of August 1919, and he was 30 years old. Below that inscription there is a prayer. The central images is of a cross and a tombstone. The card is in good condition with surface soiling, as well as, age yellowing and edge wear, caused by age.

GRADE ****                             PRICE $12.00 (Or Best Offer)

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