A Flowering of Affection: Victorian Valentine Cards at the Lilly Library  
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Each of the cards shown here uses at least one layer of lace-paper, often more. Each also uses accordion-folded paper springs to lift up individual layers of the card for a 3-dimensional effect. Cut-out pictorial images in the two lower cards can be pulled forward to reveal a picture or a verse. Click on the images for a closer look.

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