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❥ Julia Allen Smith's award-winning Sailors' Valentine (seashell art)
Sailor's Valentine made by artist Julia Allen Smith
The sailors valentines are such lovely gifts their ladies back home on the shore
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The Sailor's #Valentine: In the 19th century, men at sea brought intricate octagonal boxes filled with mosaics of shells home to loved ones.
I would LOVE to find one of these!
decorating with sailor valentines
How long do you think this took ,I think I would go blind.
probably the most ornate sailor's valentine I have ever seen
A Sailor's Valentine [Bill Jordan's sailor Valentine's made of shells.]
Antique Sailor's Shell Art Valentine
Very Nice Sailor Valentine; love the Nantucket lightship miniature basket in the center!