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Object details

Category
posters
Related period
Second World War (content)
Creator
Unknown (Undefined)
Elm Press (N R P Co Ltd), London (printer)
Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor)
Place made
Great Britain
Materials

Support: paper

medium: lithograph

Dimensions

Support: Height 1017 mm, Width 635 mm

Catalogue number
Art.IWM PST 15211

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