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H.M.S. "Courageous." Aeroplane landing.

Publisher K Ltd


Horizontal: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Real photograph on card stock.

Not On View



Front: GIEVES, Ltd.
Back: divided. Mint.
K LTD in stamp box.


Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder