Toy battleship of plaster; 1914
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Toy battleship of plaster, painted red/grey/black/yellow. With two masts, two thin funnels, two bowsprits, intricate cotton rigging and paper flags (now incomplete). One of two Navy boats in a box purchased for one penny (1d) from a London street trader on 1st January 1914.
1914 AD - 1914 AD