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U.S. NAVY. Battleship "Indiana".

BATTLESHIP "INDIANA". Built at the Cramp Yard in Philadelphia. 348 feet long and 69 feet wide, having a displacement of more than 11,000 tons. Speed 16 knots per hour. Horse-power, 9,738. Cost, about $3,063,000. The main battery comprises four 13-inch,

American
1906
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.9610

Medium or Technique

Photo-chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: Printed in Germany.
Back: undivided. Mint.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ Post Card Series No.2324 “U.S. Navy-Battleships.”
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.

Provenance

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