location sign, prisoners' cage

Catalogue number
  • FEQ 36
Department
Exhibits
Display status
IWM London
Materials
  • Sign: wood
  • Nails: iron alloy
  • Decoration: paint
Dimensions
  • whole: Depth 18 mm, Depth 26 mm, Length 381 mm, Width 331 mm
Alternative names
  • full name: location sign, prisoners' cage
  • simple name: sign, British
Category
Equipment

© IWM (FEQ 36)

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Physical description

Sign; rectangular sign painted in black and red on bare wood. It bears the inscription PRISONERS CAGE (above & below circle surrounding 29th Division Sign of red triangle). The sign measures 15 inches x 13 inches x 1 inch.

History note

29th Division wooden road sign from Neuve Eglise, France. This was given to the Imperial War Museum in 1917 and was part of the Museum's original collections put together and stored at GHQ, France.

Painted

PRISONERS CAGE (above & below circle surrounding 29th Division Sign of red triangle).

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