plaque; "Wings for Victory"

Maker
De La Rue Plastics
Production date
1943
Description
Plastic wall plaque commemorating the Wings for Victory Week in 1943. It is cream in colour with a black border and silver and gold figures. The figures show a winged man dressed in a loin cloth fighting a three-headed monster.
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Department
Production date
1943
Signature & date
moulding:front:"PER.ARDUA.AS.ASTRA/ WAR SAVINGS CAMPAIGN 1943/ PRESENTED BY THE AIR MINISTRY/ IN RECOGNITION OF/ SUCCESSFUL ACHIEVEMENT IN/ WINGS FOR VICTORY WEEK"
moulding:back:"DE LA RUE PLASTICS"
Associated date
1943
Associated person
Measurement type, part and reading
Dimensions:0 - Whole:L 58.4cm (L 1' 11")
Dimensions:0 - Whole:W 35cm (W 1' 1 3/4")
Dimensions:0 - Whole:W 2.3cm (W 7/8")
Accession number
2001-017-001

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