WW1 Battleship Letter Box
HL291Regular price £225.00
A wood letters box for the H.M.S. Implacable, a Formidable-class battleship of the British Royal Navy, and the second ship of the name. Upon the outbreak of World War I, Implacable, along with the squadron was assigned to the Channel Fleet. After operations with the Dover Patrol, she served in the Dardanelles Campaign in support of the Allied landings at Gallipoli. Hand-painted in black on front "Letters for H.M.S. Implacable".
On the interior of the hinged top, a handwritten list from a 1950s-60s record collection featuring such titles as "Scottish Soldier", "My Boomerang Won't Come Back", "Donald Where's Your Trousers", and "There's a Hole in the Bucket".
A multi-layered and rare piece of history! Ready to hang or sit on any surface.
Height: 25cm / 10"
Width: 42cm / 16.5"
Depth: 22cm / 9"
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