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1919 Photogravure England WWI Wartime Food Shortage Community Potato Oven YTMM2
1919 Photogravure England WWI Wartime Food Shortage Community Potato Oven YTMM2

1919 Photogravure England WWI Wartime Food Shortage Community Potato Oven YTMM2

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"A Community Potato Oven in an English Town"

This is an original 1919 sepia photogravure of people gathered around a community potato oven in England during World War I when people were encouraged to eat potatoes instead of bread. Please note that there is a brief descriptive text about food rationing and shortages in England under war conditions on the reverse. Please see both images.

CONDITION

This 94+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Photogravure; Sepia
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.5 x 7 inches; 24 x 18 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)

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