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U.S. NAVY. Cruiser "Topeka".
CRUISER "TOPEKA". Built at Kiel, Germany. 250 feet in length and 35 feet in breadth, and displaces about 2,400 tons. Speed about 16 knots per hour. Horse-power, 2,000. Cost, about $170,327. Armament made up of rapid-firing guns from 4-inch size down. C
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.2323 “U.S. Navy-Cruisers.”
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