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U.S. NAVY. Cruiser "Colorado."

CRUISER "COLORADO." Armored cruiser. Built at Philadelphia. 502 feet long and 70 feet broad, with a displacement of 13,680 tons. Speed, over 22 knots per hour. Horse-power 23,000. Cost, about $3,780,000. Armed with four 8-inch and fourteen 6-inch guns, s

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

2015.9640

Medium or Technique

Photo-chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: Photo only Copyright 1906 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