This is an original 1914 black and white halftone print of German soldiers and engineers constructing a pontoon bridge across an unknown river in preparation of World War One. Pontoon Bridges have existed since the Zhou Dynasty in China, and are are still used today to quickly and efficiently get soldiers, heavy equipment, and vehicles across rivers.
This 97+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 5.5 inches; 20 x 14 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Town, Boat, Wood, Troops, Historical Image