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U.S. NAVY. Battleship "Ohio."

BATTLESHIP "OHIO." Built at San Francisco, Calif. 288 feet long and 72 feet broad, displacing 12,500 tons of water. Speed, nearly 18 knots per hour. Horse-power, 16,000. Cost; about $2,899,000. Batteries include four 12-inch and sixteen 6-inch weapons, a

American
about 1905
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.9636

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.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