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A French and a British sailor embrace, with their ships inset below; representing alliance between the French and British navies. Coloured photographic postcard, 191-.

Date
[between 1910 and 1919?]

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Description

Photo montage showing the two sailors holding their respective flags, with arms entwined and looking into each others' eyes. Below are their ships Jean-Bart and H.M.S. Indefatigable. Possibly representing joint Franco-British naval exercises off Malta?

Lettering

Souvenirs de Malta. Jean-Bart. H.M.S. Indefatigable

Publication/Creation

[Italy] : [publisher not identified], [between 1910 and 1919?] (Made in Italy)

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint, with gouache ; sheet 8.8 x 13.6 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2059500i

Language

  • French


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