30 April 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Brooke Bond Tea Butterfly Cards

Knowing my passion for all things wildlife related, particularly historical, my girlfriend was kind enough to pick me up a copy of this smashing little Brooke Bond tea booklet that she found at a car boot sale recently.

It contains all the cards which show a wide variety of British butterflies. Picked up for less than a pound, I have seen an advert recently with someone selling the same thing for £9 – so not a bad little investment as well as a fascinating and beautiful bit of natural history memorabilia.

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2 Responses to “Brooke Bond Tea Butterfly Cards”

  1. Melissa 6 August 2010 at 1:33 pm Permalink

    I used to collect those cards – I’d forgotten all about them! Really brought back memories – thanks for the post. Is the album you have full? Maybe it was once mine… who knows!
    @melzharrison

  2. Richard 7 August 2010 at 10:58 am Permalink

    Hi Melissa,

    Yes the album is full and the cards are a real work of art :-)

    Warm regards,
    Richard


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