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Firing 6 pounder.

about 1907
Publisher Valentine & Son, Ltd., Dundee and London (1851–1963), Copyrighted by Enrique Muller


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Tinted halftone lithograph on card stock.

Not On View



Front: Copyright 1907 by Enrique Muller.
204,489 J.V.
Back: divided. Mint.
The Valentine & Sons’ Publishing Co., Ltd., New York.
Printed in Great Britain.


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