1918 Print Gun Shells Flanders Women Work Explosive War ORIGINAL HISTORIC ILW2


This is an original 1918 halftone print of women in the workforce in Great Britain. The women are loading explosive shells into shells to be shipped to the military. The caption reads, "Thousands of English women have selected as the only way they can really aid in winning the war. Here the wages of work is death-- to Germany."


This 93+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 9.25 inches; 16 x 23 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: Triple Entente, Crane, Motor, Warfare, Motor Crane