Object details

Category
Souvenirs and ephemera
Related period
Second World War (association)
Materials

Covering: plastic

Scroll: paper

Dimensions

whole: Depth 10 mm, Height 15 mm, Width 85 mm

Catalogue number
EPH 2321

Object associations

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