Postcards in Category Battleship

OMNES VENIANT "LET 'EM ALL COME.", THE "LIONS" MOTTO
OMNES VENIANT "LET 'EM ALL COME.", THE "LIONS" MOTTO
Set Title
The Royal Navy, unnumbered
Set Comment

sepia, PHOTOGRAVURE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND

Card Comment

information:- THE "LION'S" MOTTO. - H.M.S. "LION," LAUNCHED 1910, COMPLETED 1912. 26,350 TONS. THE FLAGSHIP OF ADMIRAL BEATTY IN THE VICTORIES OF HELIGOLAND BIGHT AND THE DOGGER BANK. SPEED, 28 KNOTS PER HOUR. ARMAMENT. 8 13.5 -INCH GUNS; 16 4 -INCH; 2 TORPEDO TUBES. WHEN THIS BATTLESHIP WAS LAUNCHED THE DEVICE ON THIS CARD WAS PAINTED ON HER BOWS, A RAMPANT LION, WITH THE LATIN MOTTO WHICH IS A DIGNIFIED FORM OF THE COLLOQUIAL CHALLANGE - "LET 'EM ALL COME!"

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal