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Alloy ashtray cast from pieces of wreckage from Zeppelin L33

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Catalogue number
  • EPH 2479
Display status
IWM North
Materials
  • alloy
Dimensions
  • general: Length 14.0 cm
  • general: Width 12.0 cm
  • general: Height 1.5 cm
Alternative Names
  • FULL NAME: Alloy ashtray cast from pieces of wreckage from Zeppelin L33
  • SIMPLE NAME: ZEP
Category
souvenirs and ephemera

History note

Zeppelin L33 was damaged and force-landed at Little Wigborough on 24/Sep/1916. Despite being set alight, as much of the gas had already escaped, it was not badly damaged and was the first significantly intact Zeppelin to fall on British soil.

Physical description

ashtray

Engraved

Made from a piece of Zeppelin L.33 Little Wigborough 24.9.16

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