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Object details

Category
Souvenirs and ephemera
Related period
Interwar (association)
Materials

whole: wood

whole: paper

whole: leather

whole: textile

whole: cardboard

whole: iron alloy

Dimensions

whole: Depth 215 mm, Height 485 mm, Length 802 mm

Catalogue number
EPH 3875
On display at
IWM North

Object associations

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