One of the Collection’s patron has been actively donating lately, including this odd-shaped specimen:
Oh the different tricks postcard makers will do to get attention. I’m not a big fan of collage postcards, but they aren’t usually presented in such a fun shape. And now I know the word for Italy in 12 languages.
Here’s the reverse side:
“Hello from Lake Como with a broken shoulder. Hurts to write even though it’s my right shoulder.”
I believe the sender broke her shoulder in her excitement at spotting a gelato shop, which I can completely understand. Geloto is one of the few things in life better than postcards!