Valentine Postcard with Vase of Roses

Valentine Postcard with Vase of Roses

Roses are the most popular Valentine flowers today, yet their symbolism of love and beauty goes back to ancient times. The ancient Persians saw the rose as a symbol of life. White roses symbolize purity and innocence, while red roses convey a message of love and desire.

Photo Credit: Fanshawe Pioneer Village
1910
14 x 8.8 cm
x2002.91.22.
© Fanshawe Pioneer Village.


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