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A Curio of the First World War, 1914-18
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A Curio of the First World War, 1914-18

Measurements: Height: 12.5cm (5in)



Amber glass, rope and wire work. The fishing float bearing a period ivorine label inscribed ‘A glass float from a submarine net / Washed up on the Welsh coast / Presented by / Sister Joy II (Mrs Dieterle)’

Provenance: Ex Collection of The League of Remembrance

The League of Remembrance was established in 1915 as a living memorial to those who gave their lives for their country in the First World War, by providing practical help to servicemen, their widows and families.