Hands Across The Sea
RMS Mauretania


 
   
Great Britain/Canadian {Merchant Navy flag}
(man's & woman's hand; tassel only behind hands)
 
Reference Number:   sh 216

Recorded by John High in his
unpublished list.

 
 
 
 
Words:
Printed at bottom of card:-
WOVEN IN SILK
 
R.M.S. MAURETANIA.
 
image of shaking hands, flags and tassles  

 
Great Britain/USA
(man's & woman's hand; tassel above each flag & behind hands)
 
Reference Number:   sh 428

Recorded by John High in his
unpublished list.

 
{This is a Version A postcard, with the flag poles
terminating on the edge of the sleeve}
 
 
 
Words:
Printed at bottom of card:-
WOVEN IN SILK
 
R.M.S. MAURETANIA.
 
image of shaking hands, flags and tassles  
 
 
 
 
{This is a Version C postcard, with black coloured tassles and flag poles,
and the tassles touching the flags in slightly different places
and closer together below the hands}
 
 
 
 
Words:
Printed at bottom of card:-
WOVEN IN SILK
 
R.M.S. MAURETANIA.
 
image of shaking hands, flags and tassles  

 
Great Britain/USA
(2 men's hands; tassel above each flag & behind hands)
 
Reference Number:   sh 688

Recorded by John High in his
unpublished list.

 
{This is a Version A postcard, with the flag poles
terminating on the edge of the sleeve}
 
 
 
Words:
Printed at bottom of card:-
WOVEN IN SILK
 
R.M.S. MAURETANIA.
 
image of shaking hands, flags and tassles  
 
 
 
 
 
 
{This is a Version B postcard, with the flag poles
terminating part way along the sleeve}
 
 
 
 
Words:
Printed at bottom of card:-
WOVEN IN SILK
 
R.M.S. MAURETANIA.
 
image of shaking hands, flags and tassles  
 
 
 
 
 
{This is a Version D postcard, with red coloured tassles
and blue flag poles, and the tassles touching the flags in
slightly different places and further apart below the hands}
 
 
 
 
Words:
Printed at bottom of card:-
WOVEN IN SILK
 
R.M.S. MAURETANIA.
 
image of shaking hands, flags and tassles  

 
USA/Ireland (harp only at left)
(man's & woman's hand; tassel only behind hands)
 
Reference Number:   sh 1076

Recorded by John High in his
unpublished list.

 
 
 
 
 
 
Words:
Printed at bottom of card:-
WOVEN IN SILK
 
R.M.S. MAURETANIA.
 
image of shaking hands, flags and tassles  

 
USA/Ireland (harp only at left)
(2 men's hands; tassel only behind hands)
 
Reference Number:   sh 1132

Recorded by John High in his
unpublished list.

 
 
 
 
 
Words:
Printed at bottom of card:-
WOVEN IN SILK
 
R.M.S. MAURETANIA.
 
image of shaking hands, flags and tassles  

 
USA/Norway
(man's & woman's hand; tassel above each flag & beyond each sleeve)
 
Reference Number:   sh 1204

Recorded by John High in his
unpublished list.

 
 
 
 
 
 
Words:
Printed at bottom of card:-
WOVEN IN SILK
 
R.M.S. MAURETANIA.
 
image of shaking hands, flags and tassles  

 
USA/Scotland
(man's & woman's hand; tassel above each flag & beyond each sleeve)
 
Reference Number:   sh 1276

Recorded by John High in his
unpublished list.

 
 
 
 
 
Words:
Printed at bottom of card:-
WOVEN IN SILK
 
R.M.S. MAURETANIA.
 
image of shaking hands, flags and tassles
 

 
USA/Sweden
(man's & woman's hand; tassel above each flag & beyond each sleeve)
 
Reference Number:   sh 1372

Recorded by John High in his
unpublished list.

 
 
 
 
Words:
Printed at bottom of card:-
WOVEN IN SILK
 
R.M.S. MAURETANIA.
 
image of shaking hands, flags and tassles  

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This page was created on 11 September 2004
and updated 21 January 2017. New images added 11 February 2017. Reference to Canadian flag added 12 April 2017. New images sh688 and sh1076 added 28 December 2017. Image sh1276 added 12 April 2022 © Peter Daws
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