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U.S. NAVY. Battleship "Iowa".
BATTLESHIP "IOWA". Built at Philadelphia. Over 360 feet long and 72 feet broad. When fully loaded, displaces more than 12,000 tons of water. Speed, about 17 knots per hour. Horse-power, 12,105. Cost, about $3,010,000. Principal weapons consist of four
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)
Horizontal: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Photo-chromolithograph on card stock.
Not On View
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.
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)
Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder