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Accession No 1975-047-011
Name/Title Princess Mary's Christmas Gift
Primary Prod Date 1914
Brief Description Gold coloured tin with a hinged lid. The lid is embossed with a design featuring the bust of Queen Mary in the centre, flags to either side, a battleship below and a sword and scabbard above.
These tins were issued to troops serving in France in the First World War during Christmas 1914. They usually contained cigarettes, writing paper and a pencil.
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Measurement Reading L 13cm (L 5 1/8")
W 8.5cm (W 3 3/8")
H 3.2cm (H 1 1/4")
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Subject Category First World War/War
Signature & Date emossing:lid:"IMPERIUM/ BRITANNICUM/ FRANCE RUSSIA/ SERVIA/ MONTE NEGRO/ CHRISTMAS 1914"
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