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U.S. NAVY. Battleship "Missouri."

BATTLESHIP "MISSOURI." Built at Newport News, Va. 388 feet long by 72 feet broad, and displaces 12,500 tons of water. It has a speed of nearly 18 knots per hour, and horse-power of 16,000. Cost, about $2,885,000. Carries four powerful 12-inch guns in add

American
about 1905
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960), Copyrighted by Enrique Muller


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.9637

Medium or Technique

Photo-chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: Photo only Copyright by Enrique Muller.
Back: undivided. Mint.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ Post Card Series No.2436, “U.S. Navy.”
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