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Sentry Box, 1914
 
   
Sentry Box, 1914
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Brief Description: Small tin showing British, Belgian, French and Russian soldiers in battledress
Subject Date: 1914
Creator: Huntley, Boorne & Stevens
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
 
Full Description: This tin was first issued in 1910 when it featured a German soldier. As tensions with Germany mounted, the tin was redesigned with a Belgian soldier in his place.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 17.5cm, Width: 6.5cm, Depth: 6.4cm
Subject: soldier, flag, costume, arms and armour, costume <mens costume>, security
Content Type: tin
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1992.2.219
Unique ID: rm-rm-1992_2_219~1_009-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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