The postcard depicts a painting of a brick archway constructed as part of Likoma Cathedral. The archway frames two human figures and a suggestion of a cross in the greenery beyond.; The back of the postcard has no handwriting on it. Printed at the edge of the correspondence section is "Universities' Mission to Central Africa, Central Africa House, Wood Street, Westminster, S. W. 1." "Diocese of Nyasaland" "Likoma - Central doorway of Cathedral cloister, showing graveyard cross and distant view of Lake Nyasa and hills on Portuguese mainland."